Both men and women love Teyana Taylor as an actress and an artist. Men are totally crazy about her body and women want to have one like hers. She Sadly took to social media to share a screenshot of her Spotify year-in-review statistics, which included an impressive 162.8 million streams and 15.2 million listeners in 2020 and then dropped a bombshell. In her retirement announcement, she posted her 2020 artist wrapped numbers from Spotify. She expressed an extreme amount of gratitude to her supporters for streaming her music this years.
Wow, who did that? Y’all did that! 🥺Thank you 💗 I ain’t gone front in times of feeling super under appreciated as a artist, receiving little to no real push from the “machine”, constantly getting the shorter end of the stick, being overlooked, I mean the list on and on lol.. I’m retiring this chapter of my story with the comfort that i can depart with peace of mind seeing that all the hard work & passion put in was indeed loved & supported somewhere in the world! To all my supporters from day 1 & all my new ones I love you and I thank you for everything & don’t worry y’all know 🤎 all hustlers have the understanding that when one door closes another will open…either that or I’m pickin da locks petunia!!! So wassup😜🤎😘
Many of Taylor’s fans and followers were definitely caught off guard with the news and some have posted emotional comments in total disbelief. Cardi B took to Twitter speaking of her love for Teyana and her feelings towards her decision
“If you know me then you know Teyana Taylor’s album it’s my favorite of 2020. I swear she really got the best album this year. I hate that she feels how she feels cause she sooo talented and the music is soo good.”
Earlier this year, Teyana Taylor released her third full-length album, The Album back in June. The 23-track album featured guest appearances by Erykah Badu, Kehlani, Lauryn Hill, Future, Rick Ross, Quavo and Missy Elliot. Despite over 162 million streams on Spotify, she expressed her transgressions as an artist. Thus, leading to her retirement.
“I ain’t gone front in times of feeling super under appreciated as a artist, receiving little to no real push from the ‘machine,’ constantly getting the shorter end of the stick, being overlooked, I mean the list on and on lol…So I’m retiring this chapter of my story with the comfort that i can depart with peace of mind seeing that all the hard work & passion put was indeed loved & supported somewhere in the world,” said the mother of 2.
Born on 1990, Teyana is definitely one of the industry’s most diversely talented figures. As she approaches her 30th birthday this Thursday (Dec. 10), we can’t wait to see what the future holds for her.