65 Inspirational Tory Lanez Quotes from Canadian Rapper

Tory Lanez born Daystar Shemuel Shua Peterson on July 27, 1992 is a famous rapper singer and producer.

He gained popularity with his mixtape “Conflicts of My Soul: The 416 Story” in 2013 and later signed with Mad Love Records in 2015.

His first album “I Told You” came out in 2016 featuring hits like ‘Say It’ and ‘Luv.’

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He has released five albums the latest being in 2020 and has won several awards including ‘Rap Recording of the Year’ at the Juno Awards.

Lanez grew up in a mixed-ethnicity family and faced many challenges including homelessness but he used his experiences to shape his music career.

He calls his genre “Swavey” which means blending different music styles.

Below are the top quotes by Tory Lanez.

Best Tory Lanez Quotes


I’m a very cultural person, and Canada is a very cultural place. ~ Tory Lanez.


I have a lot of fans, but a lot of people don’t know who I am. ~ Tory Lanez.


Hip-hop is a contact sport. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m not a hater. I’ve expressed this before. ~ Tory Lanez.

Swavey is a musical genre that I came up with to describe artists who are too talented to stay in a box with their music. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m not a singer. I’m not an R&B singer. I’m an artist. ~ Tory Lanez.


I believe later in life I’m gonna change my name when I start making the right music. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m definitely more of a rockstar than anything. ~ Tory Lanez.

Swavey, it puts more than one genre of music together. That’s the approach I have with all music I do. ~ Tory Lanez.

People have to remember this – I’ve literally been going at this music thing since my mother passed away. ~ Tory Lanez.

I just pray to God and make sure I’m good with God. ~ Tory Lanez.

Reggae goes in and out. It sounds so good, it feels so good and feels so tropical, but the problem is not everybody is Caribbean. Not everyone is going to sound authentic doing it, and sometimes it comes off cheesy when other people do it. ~ Tory Lanez.

Top Tory Lanez Quotes

Singing is one of the most important components to me. That’s kinda how it all started. ~ Tory Lanez.

I try to make music, all kinds of music, whether it be singing or rapping. ~ Tory Lanez.

There’s a different energy at one of my shows than anybody else’s. ~ Tory Lanez.

I always try to show there’s a way for the kids that feel like they’re lowlives. In anything you want, you can be the greatest at it, even without school, if you want. Know your route. ~ Tory Lanez.

There’s no album in 2016 that’s better than my album. ~ Tory Lanez.

I don’t have no personal problems with nobody. ~ Tory Lanez.


I underestimated the power of ‘Diego.’ ~ Tory Lanez.

God put me on this earth to bring souls back to the Kingdom of God. You don’t need to pray ten times a day – you just need hope. My music is going to stop war; it’s the healing music. I see myself in Brazil, in Syria, in Darfur, and places where they really need hope. ~ Tory Lanez.

Inspirational Tory Lanez Quotes


It doesn’t take long to make catchy songs. That’s not my problem. ~ Tory Lanez.

I was being very bad because I didn’t know how to express myself. Music gave me an outlet to express myself and channel that anger. ~ Tory Lanez.

What, do you think I’m here to be second place, brother? ~ Tory Lanez.


I don’t have a problem with anybody in Toronto. ~ Tory Lanez.

I have a lot of money, but I still feel broke. When I say I feel broke, I don’t mean broke in a financial sense, but I still feel like that kid from the gutter who’s still trying to get it, even though I’m at the place I want to be. ~ Tory Lanez.

If you try to be better every day, more miracles happen in your life. ~ Tory Lanez.

I don’t write anything down – it comes from my head and my soul and my heart and my pain. That allows me to make the best music I can make. ~ Tory Lanez.

People live their lives through melodies. If you can’t sing, then music is worthless. ~ Tory Lanez.


Every time I do something in life, I try to outdo myself. ~ Tory Lanez.

That’s what made me a man, having to fend for myself and being in a situation where there is no dad, no grandma, and no mom to help you. It changed the person that I am today. ~ Tory Lanez.

Everyone is friends with each other, and you have to like what’s hot. You have to do all these things as if there’s no real feelings. As if you can’t dislike something any more. We all just have to be buddy-buddy. ~ Tory Lanez.

I just want to work with the big people and the people who make great music. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m here to be the greatest. ~ Tory Lanez.


I’m like one of those dudes who organically have talent. ~ Tory Lanez.

When the ‘greats of all-time’ put out their first albums, it wasn’t a thousand features on it. And I’m one of the greats in my eyes. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m a big Justin Bieber fan. I’ve been a Justin Bieber fan. I’ve been listening to his music. OG, you know. That’s also my friend, too, so, you know. It’s just one of those things. We’ve been supporting each other’s music for a long, long, long time. ~ Tory Lanez.

The way that I learned to be confident was I would ride the back of the city bus and sing very low. ~ Tory Lanez.


It’s not the fact that your single can sell. It’s the fact that you can sell hard tickets. People will spend money to see you. ~ Tory Lanez.

Everything that comes out of Canada musically, I support. I support Toronto 100% because I’m on the side of the music. ~ Tory Lanez.

Inspiring Tory Lanez Quotes

I’m here to be the guy that rubs people the wrong way sometimes. ~ Tory Lanez.


You’re gonna know, if I have beef with somebody, then one of us is just falling out. ~ Tory Lanez.

To be selling out shows and these kids who don’t speak English singing along every word? It’s wild. ~ Tory Lanez.

Drake could diss me 20,000 times, and I would never diss him. I’m a fan. ~ Tory Lanez.

I know why I’m here. I know why I was placed in music, and it’s not by coincidence. ~ Tory Lanez.

I definitely want to work with Kanye, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande – all the big people. ~ Tory Lanez.


I still direct my own videos. ~ Tory Lanez.

A lot of times, people won’t be 100 percent real with their story, and I wanted to give people the drawn-out experience of the perseverance and the struggle that it took to get here. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m here to compete. I’m here to be number one. ~ Tory Lanez.

Swavey is the movement. Three words… It’s Unique, it’s true, and it’s yourself. It’s a very unique thing: it’s true to yourself, and it’s all about you just being yourself. ~ Tory Lanez.


I think people have to look at it from a certain view. I say things because, at the end of the day, I can say whatever I want. ~ Tory Lanez.

One of my favorite reggae songs is Wayne Wonder’s ‘No Letting Go.’ And Sizzla ‘Give Me A Try.’ That’s one of my favorite songs as well. ~ Tory Lanez.

Famous Tory Lanez Quotes

Me personally, I don’t think I’m even hot enough to be getting dissed. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m a fan of LeBron James. I’m not really a team fan; I’m just a fan of one player. ~ Tory Lanez.


When I get to a certain level, I’ll start going by Daystar. ~ Tory Lanez.

I do a lot of writing. People don’t actually know how much writing really I do. ~ Tory Lanez.

I like to turn the venue into a jungle gym, into my playground. ~ Tory Lanez.

I dropped out of school; I got fired from my job. Those were my roughest moments, but I always knew through it that I was going to be great. ~ Tory Lanez.

The stars played out the way they were supposed to play out, and I’m in the position I’m supposed to be in. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m just a young kid. ~ Tory Lanez.

My mom died when I was 11 years old. ~ Tory Lanez.


Usher is definitely somebody I came up listening to. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m thankful to God that my life changed, but I’m also still on my grind. ~ Tory Lanez.

People who couldn’t walk, they’d come in wheelchairs, and he’d make them walk. It’s just the power of God. It wasn’t my dad; it’s what God had instructed my dad to do. ~ Tory Lanez.

I’m getting money over here. I’m good, I’m young, I’m finally in a position to feed my family; please don’t take that away from me. ~ Tory Lanez.

So these were the 65 top Tory Lanez quotes on music and life.

Tell me in the comments section, which Tory Lanez quotes were your favorite?

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