XXXTentacion Biography, Career, Famous Songs, Legal Issues & Awards
XXXTentacion was one of the most popular rappers known for his raw and daring mode of music in America. He was musically inclined from his childhood but disliked following notes and patterns of his life. As a young child, he was affected by the works of rappers such as Tupac Shakur and bands like Papa Roach. XXXTentacion achieved popularity by releasing snippets and full versions of his songs on SoundCloud.
He had worked in collaboration with rapper Ski Mask the Slump Rap and published several albums through their music group ‘Members Only. His style of music did not follow any beat or notes and was known to be aggressive with a heavy mix of distorted beats in all songs. He accepted the name ‘XXXTentacion’ which stands for ‘Unknown Temptation’.
During his early life, XXXTentacion spent a year in jail due to certain performances that he got involved in. In jail, he got known to rapper Ski Mask the Slump Rap, and once out they formed a group called ‘Members only’. In 2013, he begins his music career with the release of his debut song “News/Flock”. In 2014, he uploaded his first song to the SoundCloud account that’s named ‘Vice City’. He also used the platform to publish teasers or full versions of songs that were soon to be released.
In 2015, he published two albums ‘Members Only Vol. 1’ And ‘Members Only Vol. 2’ in collaboration with rap artist Ski Mask the Slump God in his life. In 2016, he published the song ‘Willy Wonka Was a Child Murderer’. His song ‘Look at me (2016) was very much a hit. The song was re-published in 2017 and went on to be on the US Billboard chart hit list. In April 2017, he published three songs on SoundCloud. In May 2017, he published his first album, ‘Revenge’, comprising of eight before-published mixtape tracks.
His at-present projects include studio albums ‘Bad Vibes’ and ‘17’ as well as a mixtape ‘I Need Jesus. He also performs the collaborative album ‘Members Vol.
XXXTentacion Personal Life:
XXX Tentacion was born Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy on 23 January 1998, in the city of Florida. He spent his childhood growing up in areas like Pompano Beach in Florida. XXX Tentacion was musically inclined from childhood and was included in the choir. However, he disliked following notes and also got into conflict with other children which result in his deposition from the choir group.
XXXTentacion Legal Issues:
XXX Tentacion was connected to several legal issues. During their early teenage years, he used to get into fights with people whom he realized as a threat to his mother and subsequently got himself involved in several cases. He was connected to several illegal activities like possession of firearms, theft, armed robbery, oxycodone possession, etc. for which he had spent a year in jail as well. In 2016, he was arrested thrice; the first case was for the charges of robbery and anger battery with a deadly weapon. Later that year he was arrested once again for a provoked battery of a pregnant victim. The third time he was arrested for violating his pre-trial contract. He was free around April 2017.
- Nick Name: Young Dagger Dick
- Birthday: January 23, 1998
- Died At Age: 20
- Place Of Death: Deerfield Beach, Florida, United States
- Sun Sign: Aquarius
- Also Known As Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy
- Born Country: United States
- Born In: Plantation, Florida, United States
- Famous As: Rapper
- Rappers Hip Hop Singers
- Died On: June 18, 2018
- Ancestry: Jamaican Americans
- S. State: Florida
- Cause Of Death: Murdered
XXXTentacion was shot dead in an external robbery on June 18, 2018, in Broward County, Florida. According to police, he was shot and killed by two men while he was going to a motorsports store around 4 p.m.
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