Daystar Peterson dubbed Tory Lanez was born July 27, 1992 to parents Sonstart Peterson and Luella Peterson in Toronto, Canada. At a very young age 11, Tory discovered that his mother was sick with a rare disease that affects four in every one million people. With the devastating loss of his mother and absents of his father who is an ordained minister, Tory had to support himself at an early age of fourteen. Although his father was not present in his everyday, Tory learned to become a real human being and how make a living, he also learned that a man’s word is his band, a real man will never give up and always follow your dreams.
Pull all positive from negative situation Tory began to channel these hardships and pain in his music, he began rapping when he was nine and drew inspiration from his musically talented family and the loss of his mother’s Tory felt like music was a way to express their feelings and wanted to touch people lives in the process, because He began living at an early age, he had to mix and master their own music, he began performing at venues in cities like Atlanta California and Toronto, the sixteen-year and single hand went out over 12,000 mix-tapes in Atlanta,Miami,New York, California and North Carolina during grinding process, he met Debra Antney of Mizay Entertainment Waka Flock Flame and James Mason in Outsyder Entertainment He was also able to perform in front of Greg Street.
Tory was discovered by Sean Kingston on YouTube and invited to join him backstage on Sean Kingston and Justin Bieber “My World” tour in 2010, after meeting with Sean, he signed with ‘Time is Money Caribbean’ and began collaborating with artists and producers, Soulja BoyBun B Boi 1Da and Sean Kingston. He has recently released two mix-tape titled “MR1 Verse Killah” and “Mr. Peterson” both of which were host DJ Hat and received credible recognition WorldstarhiphopcomHis song “Say Hello” Produced by Boi 1Da from “Mr. Peterson” mix-tape is to be recognized on the local radio stations in South Florida With the growing success from his hard work Tory has no signs of slowing down and plans to become the World’s greatest artist .