|MadeinTYO Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||April 12, 1992|
MadeinTYO is an American rapper and songwriter. He is best known for his debut single Uber Everywhere which was in the top 10 of radio charts and achieving double platinum certification from the RIAA. Apart from that, some of his famous songs include Skateboard P, Ned Flanders, Chucky Cheese, I Want and mixtape You Are Forgiven. The rapper has managed to amass more than 900k followers on Instagram.
Malcolm Jamaal Davis
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
MadeinTYO attended the Nile C. Kinnick High School in Japan.
- Father – His father was in the Army.
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Robert Davis aka 24hrs (Older Brother) (Rapper)
MadeinTYO is represented by –
- Paradigm Agency
- Coda Agency
Hip hop, Trap, R&B, Mumble Rap,
- Private Club Records
- Warner Bros
5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
MadeinTYO has dated –
- Anhia Santana (2015-2018) – MadeinTYO began dating Distortedd, a Philadelphia based painter and digital artist, in late 2015. In June 2016, they announced that they were expecting a baby boy. Anhia gave birth to their son named True on January 29, 2017, and the couple went on to announce their engagement on February 14, 2017. The relationship, however, did not last long and they called off their engagement later due to certain complications in their relationship.
Race / Ethnicity
MadeinTYO has done endorsement work for brands like –
- Louis Vuitton
Best Known For
Providing vocals to songs like Uber Everywhere, Skateboard P, Ned Flanders, Chucky Cheese, I Want and mixtape You Are Forgiven
MadeinTYO released his first studio album Sincerely, Tokyo in October 2018.
First Web Show
He made his first web show appearance in Verified in 2016.
MadeinTYO Favorite Things
- Japanese Food – Sushi, Ramen, Fried Rice, Shrimp Fried Rice, Gyoza
- Places To Visit In Japan – Harajuku, Yokosuka, Yokohama
- Japanese Artists – Kohh, HONEST BOYZ
- Influences – Pharrell, 24hrs, Gucci Mane, M.I.A.
- Coming from a military background, he traveled to different places in his childhood as his family would move every 3 years.
- After being born in Hawaii, he also lived in San Diego, Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
- He moved to Japan when he was in 9th grade and finished high school there.
- After graduating from high school, he moved to Atlanta, United States with his older brother.
- The rapper uploaded his first song to SoundCloud when he was 22 years old.
- MadeinTYO first inclined towards writing music after he watched his cousin produce music in Washington D.C. and it was then that he started showing interest in rap music after his cousin bought him and his brother a microphone.
- His stage name MadeinTYO is inspired by the capital of Japan.
- He made his official debut in February 2016 with his single Uber Everywhere which peaked at number 51 on Billboard Hot 100 and number 10 on urban radio and also went on to achieve the double ‘platinum’ certification from the RIAA.
- In one of the interviews, he revealed that after the song Uber Everywhere, he got to put his promo code out for Uber and got a lot of free rides.
- Follow MadeinTYO on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Soundcloud.
Featured Image by MadeinTYO / Instagram