XXXTentacion was an American rapper whose real name was Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy. He was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Despite being a controversial figure due to his widely publicized legal issues, XXXTentacion gained a cult following among his young fanbase during his short-lived career. Onfroy played a significant role bringing SoundCloud rap and emo rap into the mainstream during the mid-late 2010s and was often credited by critics and fans for his musical versatility, with his music primarily exploring trap, emo, lo-fi and rock.
XXXTentacion Career & Net Worth
Talking about his career, he released his debut mixtape, Revenge, in 2017 and it reached #21 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart, #44 on the Billboard 200 chart, and #44 in Canada. XXXTentacion also released the mixtape I Need Jesus and the studio albums Bad Vibes and 17 in 2017. His second album, 2018’s “?”, debuted at #1 on Billboard. He released the EPs The Fall and Ice Hotel in 2014 and ItWasntEnough and Willy Wonka Was a Child Murderer in 2016. XXXTentacion’s single “Look at Me” reached #12 on the US Rap chart and #18 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart as well as #34 on the Billboard 200 chart and #37 in Canada. His singles “Gospel” (with Rich Chigga and Keith Ape) and “Revenge” both reached #4 on the New Zealand Heatseekers chart. XXXTentacion was arrested a number of times on charges including robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, false imprisonment, witness tampering, and aggravated battery of a pregnant victim.
How much is XXXTentacion Worth? XXXTentacion had a net worth of $5 million at the time of his death in June 2018. He had signed a $6 million record contract, in October 2017. Shortly after announcing that he had singed the $6m contract, XXX terminated the deal for unknown reasons. It eventually was revealed that XXX had signed a $10 million contract to release his next album with a company called Empire, just a few weeks before his murder.
XXXTentacion Death Cause
On June 18, 2018, Onfroy was leaving the Riva Motorsports motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, Florida, and, at 3:56 p.m., was blocked from exiting the car park by a black Dodge Journey SUV. Two armed men exited the SUV and approached the rapper while he was sitting in the driver’s seat. A brief struggle occurred, and the armed men reached inside Onfroy’s vehicle, stole a small Louis Vuitton bag containing $50,000, and shot Onfroy multiple times. The shooters fled the scene in their SUV and Onfroy was transported by paramedics to the nearby Broward Health North hospital in Deerfield Beach, where he was pronounced dead.
Moreover, Suspect Dedrick Devonshay Williams of Pompano Beach was arrested two days after the shooting, shortly before 7 p.m. Held in the Broward County jail, he is charged with first degree murder without premeditation. In the weeks following the event, three different people were arrested for their actions involved with the event, including trigger man Michael Boatwright.
What was the age of XXXTentacion at the time of death? XXXTentacion was 20 years old at the time of his death. Moreover, he was killed by Gunshot wounds.
|Real Name||Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy|
|Age||20 years old (Died)|
|Date of Birth (DOB),|
|January 23, 1998|
|Famous For||Controversial figure due to his
widely publicized legal issues
|Birthplace||Plantation, Florida, U.S|
|Height/ Tall||Feet & Inches: 5' 6"
Centimetres: 168 cm
Meters: 1.68 m
|Weight||Kilograms: 68 Kg
Pounds: 149 lbs
|Biceps Size||16 Inches|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Parents||Father: Dwayne Onfroy
Mother: Cleopatra Bernard
|Previous Dating?||1. Geneva Ayala
2. Jenesis Sanchez
|Children||Son: Gekyume Onfroy
(born on January 26, 2019)
|School||1. Piper Public School
2. Margate Middle School
|Net Worth||U.S. $5 million|
|Social Media Account|
|Social Media Account Links||Facebook, Instagram|
- XXXTentacion attended Piper High School until he dropped out in the tenth grade.
- He was sent to a youth detention center for a year on gun possession charges, in 2014.
- He was arrested and charged with robbery, assault with a deadly weapon and home invasion, in 2016.
- Onfroy had two half siblings, an older sister named Ariana and a younger brother named Aiden.
- Girlfriend, Relationship & Dating: Onfroy entered a relationship with Jenesis Sanchez, in 2018.
- After the death of three days after his death, Onfroy’s mother announced on Instagram that Sanchez was pregnant with his child.
- In an interview, Sanchez said Onfroy was notified three weeks before he passed.
- Son: The baby was confirmed to be a boy on August 22, 2018, and 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 after a word his father made up meaning “a different state or next universe of thought.”
- Gekyume Onfroy was born on January 26, 2019, three days after what would have been his father’s 21st birthday.