It is so sad how some well-talented people get to die at a very young age without getting to explore their full potentials to the peak.
The late American Rapper, singer, and songwriter Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy popularly known as XXXTentacion is a good example of this.
XXXTentacion was a great talented rapper who came into the limelight after song of his titled “Look at Me” went viral on social media and your sound cloud. He made great waves in the music industry acquired great popularity worldwide.
You might be interested to know how much is xxxtentacion worth and more about this legendary rapper, here is an article for you.
We have taken time to take a detailed account of his life and we have amassed to necessary information that will enable you to know him better, this information cuts across XXXTentacion net worth, Bio, Age, xxxtentacion height and lots more, if you are in a hurry, here are some quick facts.
XXXTentacion Wiki Facts
|Full Name||Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy|
|Age (Death)||20 years|
|Date of Birth||January 23, 1998|
|Death Date||June 18, 2018|
|Place of Birth||Plantation, Florida, United States|
|Education||Margate Middle School, Piper High School|
|Profession||Rapper, Songwriter, Singer|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Father||Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy|
XXXTentacion Bio, Age, Family
XXXTentacion was born on the 23rd of January 1998, into a Jamaican family in Plantation, Florida, United States.
He was given the birth name Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy but he was popularly known for his career name XXXTentacion.
He was an American by nationality due to his location of birth and was of mixed ethnicity. His parent’s names are Ricardo Onfroy(Father) and Cleopatra Bernard(mother).
He had three siblings who he grew up alongside with and one of them a half-sibling.
Concerning XXXTentacion education, he had several controversies during his middle school days. He attended the Margate Middle School but was expelled as a result of a series of continuous physical altercations.
His mother later took him to Sheridan House Family Ministries where he stayed and studied at for over six months. During his high school days, he had attended Piper High School which he studied at and left while in tenth grade.
XXXTentacion started his career in music in 2013 in June to be precise. He had released his song ‘News/flock’ at that time.
His first official full music was titled “The Fall”, and it was released on the 21st of November 2014.
Then in 2015, XXXTentacion released his first album in collaboration with Ski Mask the Slump God which they titled “Members only Vol”.
Still in 2015, he released the second volume of the album “members only”. The “Members Only Vol 2” was released with some other members of the uprising Members Only collective crew.
XXXTentacion kept recording, and in 2016 he released another album titled “Willy Wonka Was a Child Murderer”.
XXXTentacion had released several top-rated music singles. A music single he had released titled “Look at me” went up to number 34 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and peaked number one on the top of the Canadian Hot 100.
The success of the single “Look at me” got XXXTentacion more popularity and during that period, the popular Canadian rapper Drake was accused of using a rap flow from his then yet to be released song KMT. The News went viral for a while and had also increased his popularity.
Furthermore, in April 2017, XXXTentacion released three songs on sound cloud which was a great hit, and later on a month later he went ahead to release another album titled “Revenge” which comprised a total of eight songs which he had previously recorded.
Still in the year 2017, on the 26th of June, he released the third volume of “Members Only”. It was released in collaboration with several members of the Members Only crew.
In 2018, the year of XXXTentacion’s death, he started by releasing his first single on the 2nd of February titled “Shining Like the Northstar” followed by the release of the song “Hope” on sound cloud on February 21.
After the release of the song “Hope” XXXTentacion had announced that he was going to release two singles for his next album in the month of March.
Nevertheless, in the month of March, HR released the first and second songs for his upcoming album namely “Sad” and “Changes”.
The two released singles were very successful. On release, “Sad!” peaked 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 while the song “Changes” was at number 17 in the chart.
The song “Sad” also went as far as reaching number 17 on the Billboard 200 in the USA, and thereafter after XXXTentacion’s death, it peaked number 1 making it become the highest-charting song of his in the USA.
“Sad” was also his first song to reach no. 1 in the USA. Its official music video was released on June 18, 2018, before his death.
Before his death, XXXTentacion had owned a YouTube channel called “xxxtentacion” it had over 17 million subscribers as of 2019 and was used for uploading and promoting his songs, gaming videos, and vlogs.
Also, XXXTentacion achieved quite some success in his career and would have surely achieved more if he were still alive. However, his legacy was honored with the Best New Hip Hop Artist Award in 2018.
XXXTentacion Net worth
XXXTentacion net worth was estimated to be about 2 million dollars before his death in 2018, this he acquired through his career in music before his death.
XXXTentacion Relationship with Geneva Ayala
XXXTentacion was in a relationship with Geneva Ayala who had allegedly accused him of domestic violence. She had made complaints about several assaults on her by the rapper.
In her statement, Geneva Ayala once said that he would beat her and choke her, she made mention of several outrageous assault committed to her by XXXTentacion.
Geneva Ayala had created a GoFundMe page in 2016 to raise money. According to her, it was to cover the medical bills for the numerous injuries on her body caused by the rapper.
However, Geneva Ayala has been getting lots of donations ever since and after XXXTentacion’s death, she was able to receive donations of about $ 31,630 which is much higher than her targeted amount of $ 25,000.
XXXTentacion’s son and Relationship with Jenesis Sanchez
After XXXTentacion and Geneva Ayala separated he got into a relationship with Jenesis Sanchez who is now the mother of his only child.
Moreover, three days after XXXTentacion, his mother had made a public announcement on Instagram that Jenesis Sanchez was pregnant with XXXTentacion’s child and on August 22, 2018, the child was confirmed by x-ray to be a boy.
XXXTentacion’s mother Cleopatra Bernard had also added in her announcement that they were all happy that the mother and the baby were very healthy.
XXXTentacion’s girlfriend Jenesis Sanchez, gave birth to their son Gekyume Onfroy on the 26th of 2019, seven months after the death of XXXTentacion. This was three days after what would have been XXXTentacion 21st birthday on the 23rd of January
According to XXXTentacion family, they were thrilled at the birth of his son. The baby was given the name Gekyume, this name was mentioned to be chosen by XXXTentacion himself before his death.
Gekyume which means “a different state” or “next’ universe of thought”. The family had confirmed that XXXTentacion wished that the baby was called Gekyume if it were a boy and Xiorra Hf it was a girl.
his family had confirmed that it was Onfroy’s wishes to call his child “Gekyume” if it were a boy and Xiorra if it were a girl.
“XXXTentacion specifically chose this name for his first-born son; his family is honored to fulfill his wish and shower baby Gekyume with love.”
XXXTentacion died around 3:55 pm on the 18th of June 2018 after being shot several times by two armed mask men in dark clothes and gloves.
He died in his car while leaving the Riva Motorsports dealership in Deerfield Beach located in Florida.
XXXTentacion was about leaving the Riva Motorsports dealership in his vehicle sitting in the driver’s seat when he was approached by two masked men who briefly struggled with him and ended up shooting him several times until his death.
His death was a tragic one and there were indeed suspects. Dedrick Devonshay Williams of Pompano Beach was arrested and taken to Broward County jail two days after the death of XXXTentacion. He was charged with first-degree murder without premeditation.
There have also been other suspects for the death of XXXTentacion who was charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery including Dedrick Williams, Trayvon Newsome, Robert Allen, and Michael Boatwright in their twenties.
XXXTentacion’s Rumors, And Controversy
XXXTentacion had been in lots of controversies during his career. He was tagged as one of the most controversial public figures over the years.
There were lots of complaints against him as he has assaulted fans on various occasions over time.
Furthermore, he had issues and disagreements with several other music artists. He was even arrested several times mostly with the charges of assault and robbery using a deadly weapon.
XXXTentacion height was measured to be 1.68 m before his death. He had nice looking black colored hair and his eye color was dark brown.
Social Media Appearance
The late star rapper and singer XXXTentacion was active on social media before his death. He has an account with twitter and Instagram which is currently managed by his management team after his death.
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His Instagram account has over 17million fans and followers and his twitter account has over 2million followers. Fans often come to his social media page to pay their respect constantly.
Interesting Facts about XXXtentacion
- XXXtentacion was American Rapper, singer, and songwriter whose real name is Jahweh Dwayne Onfroy.
- He was born on the 23rd of January 1998, in Plantation, Florida, United States.
- He achieved quite some success in his music career before his death on the 18th of June 2018 at the age of 20.
- XXXtentacion has a son called Gekyume Onfroy who was born by his girlfriend Jenesis Sanchez 7 months after his death.
- His social media handle is being managed by his management team and fans visit to comment and pay their regards regularly.