Kyle Thomas Harvey, professionally known as Kyle, was born on May 18, 1993 in Los Angeles, California. He was born to a single mother in a home with eight family members. He grew up in Ventura, California where he began recording his own music after listening to Kid Cudi’s Man on the Moon. While he was in high school he recorded music on using a recording software on his aunt’s computer. He started releasing mixtapes in 2010 and in 2013 released his debut mixtape titled Beautiful Loser. Two years later he released his follow up mixtape titled Smyle (2015) which included a feature from Chance the Rapper.
Kyle career continued to move at a fast pace and that same year Kyle was featured on Donnie Trumpet & the Social Experiment’s album Surf. Then in 2016, Kyle released the single “iSpy” featuring Lil Yachty. The single was a hit which promoted Atlantic Records to sign the young artist. Once signed to Atlantic, “iSpy” reached number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and achieved multi-platinum status. In 2017, Kyle was selected as one of the ten in XXL magazine’s annual Freshman Class. Continuing to grow in popularity, Kyle released a single – “Playinwitme” featuring Kehlani – for his debut album in 2018. The album dropped on May 18, 2018 and is titled Light of Mine. Light of Mine features artists such as Take 6, 2 Chainz, Sophia Black, Alessia Cara, Avery Wilson, and Khalid in addition to Kehlani and Lil Yachty. The album peaked at number 29 on the Billboard 200 and has thus helped skyrocket Kyle’s career.
Kyle will now be embarking on his first headlining tour. The Lightspeed World Tour will begin on October 8th at the Warfield in San Francisco and is set to end on November 17th at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Don’t miss out on this fresh, young artist performing live! Grab your Kyle tickets from ScoreBig today.