An American musician, singer, rapper, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Tyler Joseph (born December 1, 1988) is popular among us as the lead vocalist for the American musical duo ‘Twenty One Pilots’.
Tyler Joseph’s childhood and personal life
Born on December 1, 1988, in Columbus, Ohio, US, Tyler Joseph was second child of Kelly and Chris Joseph among four children. His childhood was well spent with his two brothers (Zack and Jay) and sister (Madison). Chris (his father) was a school principal of ‘Worthington Christian High School’ and also remained basketball coach there. Kelly (his mother) was a teacher of mathematics in Olentangy school district later in 2013, she begins to take basketball coaching of ‘Olentangy Orange High School’.
Initially, as his mother was a teacher Joseph was homeschooled by his mother and attended ‘Olentangy High School’ and graduated in 2005. In the point guard position, Joseph started playing basketball for Worthington Christian. The performance of a songwriter at a High Street club inspired him so much to pursue his career in music, so he turned down an offer for a basketball scholarship and went to pursue a career in music.
He had received keyboard years back from his mother as a Christmas present, that was how he started off playing music. He would sit, compose songs and practice singing. However, in 2006 through DC Talk (a Christian hip-hop group) his actual disclosure to music happened.
Tyler Joseph identified as a practicing Christian and his music often shows influences and themes from his faith. For part of his childhood, he was homeschooled. On July 7, 2014, Joseph and Jenna Black got engaged and got married on March 28, 2015.
Christian Faith -Tatto
an X tattoo on Joseph and fellow band mate Josh Dun symbolizes their dedication to their hometown fans in Columbus, Ohio. On April 26, 2013, during a show at the LC Pavilion, the pair were tattooed on stage. Joseph’s tattoo is on his right bicep, whilst Dun’s is behind his right ear.
Joseph has a three-part tattoo that represents “something that saved his life”. It is considered it deals with his Christian faith. Joseph wants the fact about his tattoo to remain behind the limelight. However, he has stated a few times that he is willing to tell people one-on-one if they decide to ask him in person. His first real exposure to music was the Christian hip-hop group DC Talk.
Tyler’s career in music
Tyler Joseph gave a start to his career when the band name ‘Twenty One Pilots’. The band was formed in 2009. He was the creator of the band. He called his school friends Nick Thomas and Chris Salih for the band.
The band ‘Twenty One Pilots’ was named being influenced by a play named ‘All My Sons’ by Arthur Miller. In the play, it was written about World War II where twenty-one pilots were found dead. On December 29, 2009, They decided to make their debut as a self-titled album. This was followed by the Regional at Best in 2011.
In 2009, he has also been on The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien. They decided to tour in Ohio along with their band which was called ‘Quiet Is Violent Tour’. On January 8, 2013, they launched their third album named as Vessel. On May 17, 2015, he and his band decided to launch their fourth album Blurry face. The band received international success, becoming a No. 1 album in the US with the album charting highly in several countries.
After all the hard work they finally received the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for stress out at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. They had many great songs but out of them heathens, ride and stressed out were the best among all. He has also done the solo albums in his career too named as No Phun Intended. He has also contributed on a few tracks for Five14 Church’s worship.
Joseph is currently on tour with the Emotional Roadshow World Tour. They had many great songs but out of them heathens, ride and stressed out were the best among all. He has also done backing vocals to the song ‘Sickly Sweet Holidays’ by Dallon Weekes. He and his band are one of the rising sensations of the musical industry.
Tyler Joseph is active on social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has gained more than 82k followers on Facebook, more than 2.01 million followers on Twitter and 4.3 million on Instagram.