Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper is a popular American rapper, producer, songwriter, and a celebrity kid. Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper is the son of famous American actor David Thornton and American singer Cyndi Lauper.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper came to this world on 19th November 1997. He is originally from New York, USA, and holds American citizenship. At present, he is 23 years old and his birth sign is Scorpio. His parents are David Thornton (father) and Cyndi Lauper (mother). His father is an American actor whereas his mother is an American singer as well as a songwriter. Besides this, the details regarding his siblings and educational background are not available.
Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper has already made his name in the music industry. He goes with the stage name ‘Dex Lauper’. He is credited as a rapper, producer, and songwriter. Therefore, he was reported as working for his album ALGO, the acronym for ‘As Life Goes On’. Moreover, he made his hip-hop debut in the year 2016 with the single titled “Wavy”. Therefore, he started his career as a singer at the age of 18.
On his debut single, he attempted to not go down the path that his mother took. Therefore, that was he avoided the “sugar-pop” route and instead stuck to what is called a trap production as he rapped on-screen about money coming at him daily. Further, he is lovingly called Dex by his dear ones.
Moreover, talking about his mother, Cyndi’s career, throughout her career, she has released several albums as well as singles including the number one single True Colors and Change of Heart. Additionally, Cyndi sold more than 50 million albums and 20 Million singles. Furthermore, she won several awards including the Grammys, Emmys, Tonys, MTV Video Music Awards(VMAs), Billboard Awards, and American Music Awards (AMAs).
Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper is private about his personal life so there is no information on whether he is dating anyone or single as of 2020. However, as per some online sources, he previously dated Brittney Taylor. Though his love life is not clear, his father and mother are loving couples.
The pair married in November 1991, in the presence of their family and friends after dating for several years. Moreover, since their wedding, the husband and wife are living a happy life without any sign of rumor. Therefore, they are living happily along with their son.
He came into controversy when love and hip-hop star, Brittney Taylor narrated some extremely disturbing details about her recently ended a relationship with her ex, him. Therefore, she described her relationship as being emotional and physical abuse. Moreover, Brittney was quite verbal when she spoke about how he had bruised her lips and nose and had even tried to suffocate her.
And, that was not all, things went so much out of control that, she had to call in her mother to escort her out. Moreover, he was also accused of using the racially motivated slur on both Brittney and her mother. However, he replied that he is tired of people using his name and tarnishing his reputation to remain relevant in the field.
He stands at a tall height who is 5 feet 7 inches. Further, he weighs around 60 kg. However, so far, there is no information about his body measurements including chest, waist, and hip size. Moreover, he has a pair of brown eyes and his hair is also of brown color. Additionally, he has got an amazing and attractive personality.
Social Media and Net Worth
Talking about his social media presence, Declyn Wallace Thornton Lauper is active on only Twitter and Instagram. He goes by the username ‘@dexlauper’ on both of his accounts. He has gathered more than 4,806 followers on his Twitter whereas his Instagram page has earned more than 131K followers. Moreover, he also has a self-titled YouTube channel. There, he has gained over 640 subscribers.
His exact details on his net worth and other incomes are not provided. However, no doubt he has lived a wealthy life as a celebrity kid. Though, he, being a famous rapper, certainly pockets a good amount of money. Nevertheless, his father David Thornton’s net worth is around $8 million. Likewise, his mother, Cyndi Lauper has collected a hefty amount of money. Therefore, her net worth is around $50 million.