What happened to Lil Tay? Is Lil Tay Dead or Alive?

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Is Lil Tay alive or dead? How old is Lil Tay? These are some of questions which are being asked by fans. Fans are curious and worried to know about Lil Tay, after her latest cryptic Instagram post.

Fans are eagerly wanted to know about Lil Tay, an 11-year-old younger rapper sensation, on her well-being. She has been alleged about her Instagram post using foul language.

Lil Tay account has been inactive for many years, recently stammering back in April with a new phrase:

We have horrible news concerning Tay…

Let’s check inside story;



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Is Lil Tay dead or alive? Facts, rumors and reality

She became viral in 2018 when she was 9 years old, a scandalous video in which she flexed cars, cash, and extreme imprecation. Those viral videos were so unconventional and the Canadian creators gained millions of followers across various social media platforms.

Who is Lil Tay?

Lil Tay’s real name-Claire Hope is a Canadian actor, You tuber, Rapper, and social media influencer. She came to the limelight in 2018 when she was only 9 years old. She has created her self-image through famous tracks and by using foul language for bragging about her wealth. She got a huge image quickly both on online and hip-hop platforms and featured herself in Eminem’s song 2018.


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Lil Tay Background

  • Tay’s background has been a matter of discussion for several years. This teenager child was not a real child as this matter was created and manipulated by fame-hungry parents.
  • Her mother is Angela Tian, as she belongs to a suburban realtor from
  • Her mother helped Tay is getting fame by making videos in empty luxurious apartments.
  • The cars used in the videos were real belongings of Tian’s boss, that were being used without permission of the boss.
  • Tay’s mother Tian also appeared on Good Morning America in 2018 to prove her position and defend her allegations.


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Now, what has actually happened to Tay?

Lil Tay has posted some cryptic messages in the past; this is not the first time she posted some mysterious things on her Instagram account.

  • Since June 2018, her Instagram account was not active, all of the posts were replaced by the simple phrase ‘help me.’
  • In October, an anonymous person who claimed to work with Tay posted some pictures and videos relevant to her father, Christopher Hope.
  • Tay was suffering all this, her father filed a case against Tay to leave social media. In context to that, she wrote ‘help me.’

Is she safe and alright?

On 21 April 2021, a message appeared on Instagram with a note:

We have bad news about Tay…

  • The fans got shocked and worried about her presence, as Tay was suffering a lot. After some time, Tay’s Instagram post was updated without telling any well-being about her.
  • No post was clarifying but in one video her father was dropping documents to Tay’s residence. Tay posted it with the caption nice one, she was referring to her brother as her brother was making a video. Her brother was behind the camera and posts.
  • So, in one post caption, someone mentioned that her father has no right of custody of Tay, as he has taken all her money. All the things which were circulating were just speculations. Legal action was taken against Tay, so she couldn’t say the truth. Her father, Chris Hope took this action. Now, everything is in the unresolved and incomplete stage.

Concluding Remarks!

After observing the whole scenario, news has been scarce regarding Tay’s whereabouts. Tay completely vanished from social media, returning back with some cryptic messages. Fans are worried about her safety, so we will have to wait until the next official statement by her.

We are hoping for her safe return and keep reading our blogs!

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