British pianist and music producer, Tokio Myers rose to fame after winning the 11th series of the reality show Britain's Got Talent in 2017. His performance on the show was so sensual that the whole crowd applauded him in the audition of Britain's Got Talent.
Tokio, all thanks to his talent, has been working with a lot of talented artists in the music industry. Focusing on his personal life, Tokio does not talk about his love-life very often. However, he recently opened up about his girlfriend.
Long-Term Relationship With Girlfriend
Tokio has been in a dating relationship since 2013.
However, he never spills the beans on the name of his girlfriend. Tokio has also not shared any pictures of his partner.
But in an interview with the Sun in October 2017, Tokio gushed about his love-life and praised his lady. He disclosed that he and his girlfriend are together for a long time.
He stated that his girlfriend is super supportive for everything he does, and quoted himself to be lucky. He also added that he would not have been able to keep his feet on the ground if his girlfriend had not supported him.
Speculating Tokio's appreciation in regard of his partner, it is clear that he has a beautiful bond with his lady. Moreover, it came into the limelight that the couple lives together in their house in Epping Forest.
So, without a doubt, the pair is relishing their lives as a couple. It would be pleasuring if they shared a little more of their love-life with their followers.
Tokio Myers Bio: Family, Net Worth
Tokio Myers was born as Torville Jones on 6 April 1984 in London, the United Kingdom. Talking about his family background, he is the descendant of West Indian and British parents.
Tokio was brought up in Kilburn in central London. Tokio states that his father has done every kind of job, from chef to a construction worker while his mom worked in hospitals.
The 34-year-old did his schooling from St. George’s Catholic School, and later went to Royal College of Music and graduated from there.
Tokio kick-started his career in the year 2000 by joining British musician Mr Hudson, who supported many successful artists like Kanye West, Amy Winehouse, and The Police.
Later in the year 2013, he left Mr Hudson and joined singer Lianne La Havas's record label as a sideman. He started playing in shopping malls and anywhere possible.
Tokio Myers performs as a guest artist in The X Factor on 5th November 2017 (Photo: vipnetworth.com)
In 2017, Tokio competed in Britain’s Got Talent.
It was his sister who suggested him to compete in the show. Tokio had no hope of winning and was pretty nervous in his audience. But, everything changed once he started playing the piano in his audition.
Tokio eventually won the show in 2017. He also appeared on the stage as a guest in the semifinals of BGT 2018.
Since then, Tokio has gained a lot of recognition in the music field and is carving his way to the stardom. His estimated net worth dwells around the figure of $450K.
Interestingly, Tokio also won his first ever Classic Brit Award in June 2018. As of August 2018, he is preparing for his for his new album.
Who is Tokio Myers?
Tokio Myers is a former session pianist, who previously supported Kanye West and Amy Winehouse.
In an interview with The Sun magazine in June 2018, Tokio revealed that he had had a "rough background" and childhood, due to which he has grown a "thick skin." He stated that he is no longer with those people with whom he went to school together, as some of his friends are already dead and some are in jail.
Tokyo could also have ended in gangs, or been dead or in jail, but the love for music kept him out of trouble.
In the same conversation, he shared that he witnessed the murder of his headmaster Philip Lawrence when he was just 11 years old. He disclosed that Philip died of a single stab wound at St George’s School in Maida Vale, West London, in 1995 while trying to save a pupil from a gang.