XXXTentacion Biography, Shooting, Songs, Death
XXXTentacion whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy is an American rapper and singer born on 23rd January 1998 in Plantation, Florida, United States. He released his debut album on 25th August 2017 and his second Album ? was released on 16th March 2018. He was shot on 18th June 2018.
His parents Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy and Cleopatra Bernard are of Jamaican heritage. He was mainly raised by his grandmother, Collette Jones — due to his mother’s financial situation — in Pompano Beach, Florida and Lauderhill, Florida.
At the age of six he was put into a youth program after he stabbed a man attempting to attack his mother.He attended Margate Middle School but he was expelled after a series of physical altercations. He was enrolled by his mother for six months into Sheridan House Family Ministries. He attended Piper High school until he dropped out in the tenth grade.
In June 2003 he released his song “News/Flock”. He met Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne popularly known as Ski Mask the Slump God while in juvenile detention for gun possession charges. Thy became friends and began freestyling.
After his release from prison he bought a Blue Snowball microphone and began recording music which convinced Stokeley to do the same. After Onfroy adopted the moniker XXXTentacion, he uploaded his first official song, called Vice City on SoundCloud.
XXXTentacion later joined Ski Mask The Slump God’s group Very Rare, before breaking off and starting the Members Only collective, which Ski Mask joined.
On 21 November 2014 he released his official EP, The Fall. He later released a collaboration album with Ski Mask The Slump God,’Members Only Vol 1′ before releasing Members Only Vol. 2 in 2015.
In July 2016, Onfroy was arrested and charged with robbery and assault with a deadly weapon. He was released after posting a $10,000 bail. In early ctober 2016 he was arrested on charges of false imprisonment, witness tampering, and aggravated battery of a pregnant victim.
XXXTentacion released his debut album on 25th August 2017 which debuted at No. 2 on the US Billboard 200, selling 86,000 album-equivalent units first week.
On 16th March 2018 he released his sophomore album, ? which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, becoming Onfroy’s first number one in the country.
XXXTentacion Beef with Drake
In 2017 he re released his song ‘Look at Me’ which picked at number 34 on US Billboard Hot 100 and the top 40 of the Canadian Hot 100. Drake released his song “KMT” which had similar flow as his song.
In an interview with XXL, Onfroy was questioned about the Drake comparisons, responding “If Drake is gonna take the flow, and I don’t know if he legitimately did, but if that is the situation, at least reach out to a nigga, help a nigga out in this situation.”
XXXTentacion Shooting/ XXXTentacion Death
On June 2018 XXXTentacion was reportedly shot in Miami while on a motorcycle shopping when someone ran up to his car and shot him. He was reported to have looked lifeless and had no pulse.
Though there is no update on his condition, the Broward Co. Fire Dept. said that he was rushed to a hospital following the incident. According to dispatch audio, XXX is a Level 1 trauma patient and is currently comatose.
Anyone with information is urged to contact #BSO homicide detectives Walt Foster or John Curcio at (954) 321-4210 or @crimestoppers2, anonymously, at (954) 493-TIPS #XXTENTACION. pic.twitter.com/J97xZ9cHHz
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) June 18, 2018
— DJ Akademiks (@IamAkademiks) June 18, 2018
The lack of empathy & humanity being displayed regarding XXX's death is disheartening. Individually, we have our own feelings about what he was accused of. Big picture, he's another person (a very young one at that) who lost their life to another act of senseless gun violence.
— Matt Conaway (@macmediapromo) June 18, 2018
XXXTentacion Not Dead
A live instagram stream by XXXtentacion causes confusion online as he claims that he is not dead. The video was ruled out that it was an old footage. He is actually dead.
He released an album, ?, on 16th March 2018. The album was released by Bad Vibes Forever and was distributed by Carolina Distribution. The album has guest appearances from PnB Rock, Travis Barker and Joey Badass, among others. It was supported by two singles: “Sad!” and “Changes”
- Alone, Part 3
- The Remedy for a Broken Heart
- Floor 555
- Going Down
- Pain= Bestfriend
- Love Yourself
- I Don’t Even Speak Spanish
- Before I Close My Eyes
- 100 feat. 21 Savage
- 21 Guns feat. 21 Savage
- ALONE, PART 3
- Alone, Pt. 3
- Ayala (Outro)
- Before I Close My Eyes
- Bullshit feat. 21 Savage
- Carry On
- Dead Inside (Interlude)
- Depression & Obsession
- Everybody Dies in Their Nightmares
- The Explanation
- Floor 555
- Fuck feat. 21 Savage
- Fuck Love
- A Ghetto Christmas Carol
- Going Down!
- GXD feat. 21 Savage
- Hate Will Never Win
- I Don’t Even Speak Spanish LOL
- I Don’t Wanna Do This Anymore
- I don’t even speak spanish lol
- I Might feat. 21 Savage
- Infinity (888)
- Instructions (Intro)
- Introduction (Instructions)
- Jocelyn Flores
- King Zoo feat. 21 Savage
- Look at Me!
- Looking for a Star
- Love Yourself (Interlude)
- Never feat. 21 Savage
- Offended feat. 21 Savage
- Red Light!
- The Remedy for a Broken Heart (Why Am I So in Love)
- RIP Roach
- Save Me
- Shoot feat. 21 Savage
- the remedy for a broken heart [why am I so in love]
- Up Like an Insomniac
- Valentine feat. 21 Savage
- YuNg BrAtZ