Rapper Known as ‘Ty Dolla $ign’ Hit with Six-Figure IRS Bill

Tyrone William Griffin Jr. owes more than $180,000 in unpaid taxes.

Tyrone William Griffin Jr., a rapper, songwriter and record producer known by his stylized nickname “Ty Dolla $ign,” is now seeing a big dollar sign from the Internal Revenue Service.

The IRS filed a tax lien against Griffin, alleging that he owes $180,969.35 in back taxes for the years 2011, 2013 and 2014, according to reporting by celebrity news website TMZ.

Griffin is known for his singles “Paranoid,” “Or Nah and “Blasé,” the latter of which was certified platiGriffin’s music blends together elements of hip-hop and R&B, and he has resisted the label of being a rapper. “I still sing, man,” Griffin told Complex. “I’m a singer, ya feel me?”

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