Daystar Peterson (born July 27, 1992), better known by his stage name Tory Lanez is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, director, and fashion designer from Ontario, Toronto. Peterson founded the One Umbrella imprint with his brothers in Toronto. He also has ghost written songs for Akon, Travi$ Scott, August Alsina, and T.I.. He received major recognition from his mixtape, Lost Cause (2014). In 2015, he released a collaboration EP, Cruel Intentions with WeDidIt Records.