Tyler, The Creator is the bizarre, outspoken poster boy for the group Odd Future and will be bringing his alternative hip-hop style to Riot Fest on Sunday. The California-born rapper has released 4 albums thus far in his career, and has gained a plethora of loyal fans along the way.
Tyler, The Creator is no stranger to controversy, and has amassed such a large following due to his vulgar lyrics and musical presentation style. Learning to play piano at a young age, Tyler, The Creator developed an affinity for producing beats and creating his own style and genre of hip-hop.
The collection of rappers making up Odd Future is headed up by Tyler, The Creator and has spawned artists such as Frank Ocean, Earl Sweatshirt, and Casey Veggies. Aside from rapping, Tyler, The Creator has enjoyed successes in film directing and acting.