Tory Lanez has been in the headlines lately! On Friday, a Los Angeles jury found Canadian rapper Tory Lanez guilty of not one or two felonies but a total of three felonies in 2020 Megan Thee Stallion shooting case.
For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, nearly two years ago, Tory Lanez shot at the hip-hop star Megan Thee Stallion and left her wounded with bullet fragments in her feet. Keep reading further to know more about Tory Lanez including his net worth.
What is the net worth of Canadian rapper Tory Lanez?
As per a report by Celebrity Net Worth, the estimated net worth of the Canadian rapper Tory Lanez is somewhat around $4 Million. Daystar Shemuel Shua Peterson popularly known as Tory Lanez is a rapper, singer, record producer, fashion designer, and music video director.
It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Lanez brought a unique level of intrigue to the genre of hip-hop. He first came into the scene in the year 2009. At that point, his rapping videos garnered the attention of Sean Kingston, and soon after he signed with Sean’s label and dropped a few mixtapes.
Tory dropped his debut studio album named I Told You, in the year 2016. He released his second album Memories Don’t Die in 2018, followed by his third album Love Me Now? in 2018, his fifth album Chixtape 5 in 2019, and his sixth album Daystar in 2020.
Tory Lanez has worked with many popular artists
Over the last couple of years, Lanez has collaborated with several top names in the music industry like DaBaby, Ashanti, Ed Sheeran, 50 Cent, Soulja Boy, Sean Kingston, Kid Ink, Bow Wow, Slim Thug, Ty Dolla $ign, Meek Mill, Yo Gotti and more.
Apart from this, Tory has also donned the director’s cap for some of his own music videos of songs like Do The Most (2019), In The Air (2020), and Band a Man (2021).
Tory Lanez found guilty over Megan Thee Stallion shooting case
Yeah, you read that right. Tory Lanez has been found guilty in the July 2020 shooting of hip-hop star Megan Thee Stallion. Tory was charged with carrying a loaded, unregistered firearm, discharging a firearm with gross negligence, and assault with a semiautomatic firearm.
Lanez whose real name is Daystar Peterson was convicted of three felony counts after about a day and a half of deliberation. He showed no visible reaction when the court announced the final verdict. He was handcuffed in the courtroom.
In November 2020, Tory did not plead guilty but they say it right, truth always comes out no matter what. It has been reported that Tory could face up to 22 years in prison and deportation to Canada.
According to The Guardian, after the jury left the courtroom, Lanez’s father Sonstar Peterson stood up and started shouting, “This wicked system stands judged before god almighty.” Soon after, he pointed to the two prosecutors in the case, and screamed, “You two are evil people, wicked people. You know exactly what you did.”
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