Tyler Secretsz is a south African recording artist, stage performer and song writer. He was born at a township near tzaneen called kgapane in Limpopo. He is the only son of Mrs kgatla Phillipine and the late kgatla Thompson. He described his father's death as the most painful event that he has come across. He has pointed out that he doesn't know how to accept that he lost his father. He said that he wants to move on from the pain but he doesn't know how to offload the pain inside him. Tyler Secretsz is a person who doesn't like talking about his feelings and all the pain he shares his heart with.