XXXTentacion was the twenty-year-old rapper who was shot dead in Florida last month.
The gunning down of XXXTentacion
Keyla Concepción, Broward County sheriff department public information officer revealed that the rapper whose real name is Jahseh Onfroy was exiting a motorsports Store after some purchasing when two men in a dark SUV shot at him. It was 4 pm and it appeared to be a case of armed robbery. XXXTentacion died in hospital later on.
Broward County deputies said that two killers in their SUV did the job as learned from the passer-by people and witnesses. Both the killers have been nabbed. The name of one is Tattoo Chucky or Williams Dedrick and he is 22 years old and a tattoo artist. The second suspect was arrested recently and he is Michael Boatwright who was first arrested on drug charges and later a first-degree murder charge was added.
XXXTentacion and his career
XXXTentacion rose to fame after his song Look at Me went viral on the social media platform and the audio distribution platform called SoundCloud. The rapper is a native of Plantation in Florida and his song was made and posted in 2016.
His name featured in the rising music artists list in XXL magazine’s 2017 Freshman Class.
He released his latest album named ‘?’ in March this year. It peaked on number one and his song Sad was at position seven on Bill board’s top 100 list. It remained for 15 weeks on the chart.
XXXTentacion and his early life
XXXTentacion was born as Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy on 23 January 1998 in Plantation, Florida, the USA. He was raised in Lauderhill. He was in a youth correctional center after he tried to stab a man who was going to hurt his mother. His parents are Jamaican and their names are Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy and Cleopatra Bernard. He has two siblings and a half sibling from the paternal side.
His grandmother raised him since his mother was unable financially to take good care of him. He was with the school choir and studied at Margate Middle School. He was expelled from school due to physical fights and was kept at Sheridan House Family Ministries for six months. Later he was admitted to Piper High School but dropped out in class 10.
XXXTentacion and his love life
He had several girlfriends but always caused abusive relationships. His last girlfriend was Geneva Ayala who had suffered badly at his hands. However, she said she had felt sad for the rapper’s death. She did not like people deciding on her behalf. She said:
“It’s disgusting that people are speaking for me. I don’t care if no one cared about me however many months ago, I didn’t lose my life. He did. It’s permanent. I’m still here. Like how do you think that makes me feel? Everyone expecting me to be relieved or happy?! No, i’m broken.”
XXXTentacion and his Will
He had made a will around a few months back in which he bequeathed all his estate and money to his mother. He also had signed a deal worth $ 10 million and had a net worth of $ 5 million when he died.