Tony Lanez facts: height, rap career, songs, arrest incident.
Canadian rapper Tory Lanez has been a controversial figure in recent times. The Grammy nominee was arrested for carrying weapons to a party and charged for allegedly shooting Megan Thee Stallion. Here are the facts of the Canadian rapper’s height, weight which the world got to know through his arrest report.
Tory Lanez Height
The Los Angeles Sheriff Office website posted the arrest report list, where Tony Lanez’s physical information was kept. The list revealed that the rapper’s actual height is 5 foot 3 inches.
According to the Sun UK, he is less taller than any average rap star in the current music industry. Tory weighed 120 pounds. And his real name is Daystar, Samuel Shua Peterson. The name Tory is taken to tribute the late rapper Notorious B.I.G.
Career & Songs
Tony Lanez has started his career from 2009, after releasing his debut mixtape T.L 2 T.O. In 2010, with the help of Sean Kingston, Lanez first appeared in public, in Justin Bieber’s tour show. From 2012 to 2014, he began working as an independent artist.
In these years he released various mixtapes and songs like- Sincerely Tory, Conflicts of My Soul, The 416 Story, Teyana, The Godfather, Acting Like etc.
After 2015, Tory started gaining his actual recognition among the audience. Till now Tory released multiple single album songs, mixtapes, remixes, etc, and he appeared in late night shows.
In the meantime, he released albums such as- Say It, La Confidential, Memories Don’t Die, Love Me Now?, Daystar, The New Toronto 3. His songs- Blow, Tom Duncan, For Real, Unforgetful, LUV, I Told You, have gained huge popularity
Tory Lanez also collaborated with Drake, DJ Khaled, Jamaican reggae singer Buju Banton and many others. He appeared on Jimmy Fallon’s Late Night Show. Lanez hosted Quarantine Radio on his Instagram handle, producing songs through his production house One Umbrella.
Tory Lanez Arrest
Though Tory Lanez has become a popular rap artist, he faced some trouble in his lifetime. His recent arrest made a strong impact on his popularity. In August 2020, rapper Megan Thee Stallion accused Tory of shooting her. Later in her Instagram video she directly states: “Yes, thus next Tory shot me.”
Tory was arrested by LA Police on a charge of carrying a weapon to a pool party where Megan too was present. Though Tory got bailed later on $35000 adjustment. Recently in October 2020, LA Police through further investigation, charged Tory on shooting and assault.