A family in mourning. Master P’s daughter Tytyana Miller died at 29 in May 2022 after struggling with substance abuse and mental illness.
“Our family is dealing with an overwhelming grief for the loss of my daughter Tytyana,” the rapper (whose real name is Percy Robert Miller Sr.) shared via Instagram at the time. “We respectfully request some privacy so that our family can grieve. We appreciate all of the prayers love and support.”
The New Orleans native did not reveal his daughter’s cause of death, but added, “Mental illness & substance abuse is a real issue that we can’t be afraid to talk about. With God, we can get through it. #MyAngel.”
Tytyana’s battle with addiction was chronicled on the WE tv reality series Growing Up Hip Hop. Master P encouraged his daughter to get into rehab in a 2016 episode. Tytyana’s brother, Romeo MillerThe show’s regular cast member for seasons 1-5, he shared his tribute to his sister via Instagram.
“Our family is dealing with an overwhelming grief for the loss of my little sister Tytyana. We respectfully request privacy so that our loved ones can grieve. We appreciate all of the prayers, love, and support, and although this is sad times, I’m forever grateful for the memories I did have with my amazing sister. Life is too short to not love your loved ones. The silver lining, I know she’s in a way better place and finally at peace and free. God Bless,” the “My Baby” rapper wrote.
Master P has nine children, Tytyana and Romeo included. He has seven children with his ex-wife. Sonya C — Romeo, born in 1989, Vercy, born in 1991, Tytyana, born in 1992, Inty, born in 1993, Itali, born in 1999, Hercy, born in 2002 and Mercy, born in 2005. He is also the father of Veno, who was born in 1991, and Cymphonique. The identity of Cymphonique’s birth mother has never been made public.
From 1989 to 2014, the musician was married to Sonya C, a fellow rapper. After making comments about his ex-wife’s drug use, Master P apologized to his estranged ex-wife during a 2014 appearance on The Wendy Williams Show. “I want to apologize to her, to be honest with you, because I’m not perfect, nobody’s perfect but I’m at a good stage in my life right now,” he told host Wendy Williams.
“I think a lot of people don’t know that it [substance abuse]It not only breaks up many families but also destroys many families. But that’s not my right to say that and I realize that. So like I said, I want to apologize to her for that because I don’t have that right, I’m not God, I’m not perfect. I know that she must do whatever it takes to make it work. I can’t change nobody but me, she can change herself,” the “Make Em Say Ugh” rapper continued.
In 2015, a reality series following the record executive and several of his children’s lives, Master P’s Family EmpireREELZ premiered the first episode of, The series featured Mercy, Veno and Veno.
Scroll through for a guide to the “Mr. Ice Cream Man” rapper’s children.