Tookey was born and raised in Chicago but currently lives in the suburbs. She has only been in the game for three years but is already making her way to the top. When it comes to her music, she hopes to impact all of the young women who do not believe in themselves. She recently dropped her single “Yo Miss” and you can hear track on all music platforms! Get to know Tookie below!
Q: What inspired your artist name? And where did you get that name from?
A: My mom gave it to me as a nickname at birth lol she’s a gangsta like Tookie Williams, so I guess that’s where I got the name from haha
Q: What is your genre?
Q: How would you describe your sound?
A: I’m versatile. I love being sexy while giving that savage side of me all in one.
Q: Do you have any special talents?
A: I do hair and makeup. Most of my videos that are out and some photoshoots I’ve done my own makeup and hair. I went to beauty college.
Q: Why music? Describe your passion?
A: Music has always been my passion. I never knew how people would judge me which is why I held back for sooooo long.
Q: Who inspires your sound and music?
A: Really all different artists. I can go on and on. From Meg, Baby, City Girls, Future, Thug, Lil Kim ect the list goes on.
Q: What are your goals when it comes to your music?
A: My goals are never ending. I want to be the biggest female role model in Hip-Hop ever. Not just Chicago. I look beyond Chicago.
Q: What makes you stand out from different artist?
A: My confidence is what makes me stand out. Not letting trolls whose goal is to stop me is what stand out. Not reading comments. Continuing to push even on my worst day. My looks. Body. Smile. And heart.
Be on the lookout for new music and visuals from Tookey this year!
- Instagram: toookeyy
- Facebook: Tookey Slays
- Youtube Channel: Toookeyy
- TikTok: Toookeyy
- Snapchat: Tookeyz