Who is Tyler Carter and what is his net worth 2018? The ‘Leave Your Love’ singer is a popular American song writer and singer from Georgia. Tyler is best known as the former vocalist of metal core band ‘Woe, Is Me’. He currently serves as a singer in an American band ‘Issue’, which is known for their metal-core beats. The singer released his debut EP (Extended Play) in 2015 which was titled as ‘Leave Your Love’. He is known for his experimentation, and creates music of several genres; including R&B, soul, and metal-rock, nu metal and pop. His cover of Katy Perry’s ‘Hot and Cold’ featured in ‘Punk Goes Pop 3’ which was a ‘Fearless Records’. Some of Tyler’s solo singles include ‘Side to Side’, ‘Ain’t it Fun’, ‘Hello’, ‘Make it Snow’ and ‘Forget You’.
Derek Tyler Carter was born in 1991 on 30th December to Sharon Cartor. His family supported his musical talent from a very young age and motivated him to learn drums. Apart from his singing talent, Tyler can play piano and guitar as well. Tyler seems very close to his family and can be seen posting images of his nephew and sister frequently on Instagram.
Education: He completed his high schooling from Riverside Military Academy. The singer was active in sports like soccer, track, and wrestling and cross country, during his school.
Tyler wanted to become a psychiatrist and leave music aside, after the death of his best friend and former music partner Rachel Glenn Reece. But later he dropped the idea, when he got signed by Rise Records which helped him start afresh his professional music journey. They offered him a place in ‘Woe, To Me’ and initiated his career’s first touring cycle.
Career: Tyler started off his career by uploading covers of popular songs on YouTube, which earned him a good following and recognition. He has collaborated with several bands like ‘Ice Nine Kills’, ‘I Capture Castle’ and ‘Palisades’. He entered the music industry with a Buford Georgia local band named ‘A Path Less Traveled’ in 2008, this brought star to both Carter and other singer Michael Bohn.
Later he joined ‘Woe, Is Me’ in 2009, by this time Tyler had already landed Rise Records deal and gained his YouTube fame. Later, Michael Bohn also joined this band and together the duo recorded ‘Numbers’. However, Tyler ended ties with the band in 2011, quitting with Ty Scout, due to some internal and personal difference.
In 2012 he joined ‘Issues’ with Ty Scout Acord, followed by the entry of Michael Bohn. Together they started to recruit and create a new innovative band, which doesn’t seem like a ‘Woe 2.0’ version to the fans. They decided to name the band ‘Issues’ and in 2014 released a self titled album. This album received great feedback from several rock critics, ranking at #9 on the Billboard top 200. Followed by its success, the band lunched an acoustic EP of the album named ‘Diamond Dreams’.
Tyler Carter Net Worth
Tyler Carter has been creating music since the age of 10; he started his musical journey alone by uploading covers of some hit mainstreams songs, which landed him major success on YouTube. His channel has more than 12 million subscribers. He still gets daily views and it remains an earning prospect for the star. Apart from this, he has worked with three bands, and still serves one of his bands ‘Issue’, along with his solo career. The net worth of this YouTube cover singer is estimated around $1.6 million. The ‘Forget You’ singer also makes thousands from his tour adventures and stage performances.
Being a Bisexual, Carter is known to support the LGBT community and stands against any sort of prejudice and homophobia towards an individual, and their free will towards sexual preferences.
The singer has achieved so much, he is just starting his journey and gaining more fans around the globe. He definitely has great potential to be the next biggest singer.