Facts of Kevin Fret
|Full Name:||Kevin Fret|
|Age:||25 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||February 02, 1994|
|Death Date:||January 10, 2019|
|Birth Place:||Puerto Rico|
|Education:||High School pass|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Hair Color:||Dyed Blue|
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Kevin Fret was a Puerto Rican singer and rapper who was shot dead on 10 January 2019.
Kevin Fret and his untimely death
Kevin Fret was riding his Yamaha motorcycle in the Santurce, San Juan area in the early morning when an unidentified approached him and shot him eight times. It was 5.30 am and not many people walking around. The gunmen shot Kevin in the head and hip. There was another man with Fret at that time but he fled the scene on his motorcycle.
The authorities who reached him initially thought that it was a motorcycle accident since there was darkness and he was immediately shifted to the Rio Piedras Medical Center where he was declared dead. Police are investigating his death and think that it could be a case of extortion or a hate crime.
Police authorities have revealed that there has been a rise in the cases of homicide this year. This is the 24th case of homicide since the start of the year 2019 in Puerto Rico.
Kevin’s manager, Eduardo Rodriguez released a statement which said:
“Kevin was an artistic soul, a dreamer with a big heart. His passion was music, and he still had a lot left to do. This violence should stop. There are no words to describe our emotions and the pain that it causes us to know that a person with so many dreams has to go. We should all unite in these difficult times, and ask for lots of peace for our beloved Puerto Rico.”
Kevin Fret and his sexuality, lifestyle, and controversy
Kevin Fret was an openly gay artist and the first Latin trap artist who stated that he was a homosexual. Kevin did not fit completely into the gay group and was known for his gender-variant looks. In 2018 when he was in Miami, he had courted controversy when he attacked a man who he said had mocked his sexuality.
He had also said that homosexuality for him is a choice and Paper Magazine explained that his strict religious upbringing was responsible for his problems with the LGBT community as well. Kevin had the courage to come out and express his gender identity freely. But Puerto Rico was a country where acceptance of gay people has not taken place and homosexuals are still mocked and bullied and nowadays even killed.
Kevin had also undergone liposuction surgery and buttock augmentation.
Kevin Fret and his childhood
Kevin Fret was born on 2 February 1994 and was just 24 years of age when he was killed. His birthplace was Puerto Rico and he was raised in the same country. He came out as gay at age 18 years. His parents were initially not supportive but later went on to accept him and also became his biggest fan. He had a younger sister named Doryann.
His nationality was Puerto Rican and his ethnicity Caucasian. He was a high school pass out.
Kevin Fret and his career and net worth
Kevin Fret was a singer and rapper. He started with participation in singing contests. Kevin had released his single Soy Asi which means I’m Like This last year on 7 April 2018. It soon became popular and he gained fame. Kevin Fret has also appeared on Mike Duran’s song called Diferente which means Different and it was released on 18 July 2018.
The music videos have received a lot of praise and have been viewed more than 900k and 2 million times respectively on YouTube. He was a rising star and it is sad that his life has been snatched at such a young age.
Kevin also gained a lot of popularity on social media. It was not only for his music but also for hi gender-variant style. His fashion was vibrant and he had a fierce personality. His song lyrics also were powerful and highly infectious and liked by the people. He was making new music for 2019 and he had teased it through a producer’s Instagram account. His net worth was estimated to be $ 100k.
Kevin’s height was 5 feet and 8 inches and his weight was 70 kg. He had biceps size of 12 inches and shoe size of 11 UK. His figure stats were 42-32-33 inches. He had brown eyes and had dyed his hair blue.
Kevin was active on Facebook with 76k likes, on Twitter with
137 followers and on Instagram with 134k fans.
Credit: Rolling Stone, Variety, Wikipedia