Rapper Latto’s parents, Shayne Stephens and Misti Pitts, are of different races. If you are keen to understand more, please scroll down this article.
Alyssa Michelle Stephen is a celebrated Rapper who is popularly known by her stage name as Latto or Big Latto. She began her career with the television reality series The Rap Game (2016) and even won the show’s first season.
Rapper Latto debuted her solo singing career with “Bitch from da Souf,” which was released in January 2019. Then, she agreed to sign a contract with RCA Records.
Latto’s mainstream advance happened with “Big Energy, ” her first single from her second studio album 777, released through RCA Records. The song became her highest-charting single as it is listed at number three on the Billboard Hot 100.
Who Are Shayne Stephens And Misti Pitts?
Shayne Stephens and Misti Pitts are loving parents to rapper Latto. Their love and encouragement helped a lot in her musical endeavors.
Latto was born to her dad, Shayne Stephens, and her mom, Misti Pitts, on 22 December 1998, in Columbus, Ohio, the United States. She was given her birth name, Alyssa Michelle Stephens, by her parents.
As Rapper Latto mentioned in her interview with DJ Vlad, she grew up with her parents of multiple races. She was raised by her parents and their families, considered not much about race, and connected with both.
Latto’s father, Shayne Stephens, belongs to a drag racing family; thus, he wanted her to pursue her career in the same field. She learned to drive from her dad at an early age.
Rapper Latto’s Parents Ethnicity & Nationality Explored
Rapper Latto’s parents possess multiple ethnicities. Her father, Shayne Stephens, belongs to African Americans of black ethnic background.
On the other hand, her mother, Misti Pitts, was American with white ethnicity. Nevertheless, she holds an American nationality and studied at Lovejoy High School.
Rapper Latto was bullied for being light-skinned during her school days. Thus, she introduced herself with the stage name Miss Mulatto after the mulatto racial classification.
Latto decided to pursue her career as a rap artist and started to write her rap songs at the age of 10. Before joining the music industry, she also competed in drag racing earlier.
Rapper Latto Net Worth -How Much Does She Have?
Online estimations of Rapper Latto’s net worth vary. However, she is believed to have approximately a fortunate net worth of around $3million.
Thus far now, Latto hasn’t disclosed any particulars regarding her salary, career earnings, or annual income. She also owns a shop called Pittstop Clothing in Jonesboro, Georgia.
Latto is the first-ever lady rapper from Atlanta to have a solo recorded a certified gold and platinum with “Muwop” (2020) and “Bitch from da souf” (2019).
On 9 March 2022, Latto officially declared that the song “Wheelie” would feature fellow Atlanta rapper 21 Savage and be released on 11 March. Later, the song was included on her second studio album,777, and was released on 25 March.
Last Modified: April 19, 2022