Music had been part of our lives ever since we’ve heard it. But for Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, it had been his life. Born on the 23rd of January in 1998 in Plantation, Florida. However, he is now more known as the rapper XXXTentacion or xxxtentacion.
So what is XXXTentacion net worth in 2018? What are XXXTentacion’s salary/earnings? Read on…
When he was born, Onfroy was raised by his grandmother. This was because of the financial crisis that his family had been facing. By the time he was six, he had already stabbed a man that attempted an assault against his mother. He was then put into a youth program before living with his grandmother. His interest in music started after he attended both the school and church choir. Although he described himself as a “misfit”, he was rather popular involved in some physical violence.
By the 2014 rolled in, his career as a music artist began. After being released from juvenile detention, he bought a Blue Snowball microphone and began recording music. He used his now famous moniker, XXXTentacion. He then uploaded his first official song, called Vice City on SoundCloud. Because of this first upload, Onfroy felt like music was a better outlet for his feelings. Another catalyst was his girlfriend, Geneva Ayala. By the time he was reunited with Ski Mask The Slump God, Onfroy had already uploaded several snippets of his songs. The songs would either be released soon or not at all.
XXXTentacion’s first official release as a music artist was on the 21st of November 2014. Titled The Fall, XXXTentacion was thrust into mainstream music scene. He also released a collaboration album with his friend, Ski Mask the Slump God. They made the album, Members Only Vol. 1 and releasing Members Only Vol. 2 in 2015.
2016, however, was a bad time for Onfroy. After being arrested and paying a $10,000 bail, he kept on working on his independent album, Bad Vibes Forever. This was due to be released on October 31, 2016. However, because of his jail time, it was considerably delayed.
It was 2017 when Onfroy had re-released his song, “Look at Me”. It became a huge hit as it peaked at number 34 on US Billboard Hot 100 became the Top 40 of the Canadian Hot 100. He also announced that he was working on the two, studio albums: Bad Vibes and 17 – which also became huge hits. It was also during 2017 that Onfroy announced his first nationwide tour on the 28th of April. Titled “The Revenge Tour”, it had 26 places to tour and was overly publicized. However, by the 24th of June 2017, Onfroy had to cancel the rest of the tour dates. It was because his cousin was shot.
His most successful album however, is 17. Released on the 25th of August, it became No.2 on the US Billboard 200. It also received an overall positive response from critics. Because of its personal narratives and diverse musical style, it was heavily applauded. 17 gave Onfroy’s seven songs its debut in the mainstream music media and “Jocelyn Flores” became XXXTentacion’s highest charting song. Because of the heavily depressing yet freeing music, it became Onfroy’s most successful song.
2018 also saw Onfroy’s is first single, “Shining Like The Northstar”. He also announced that he was releasing two songs at for his upcoming album, “?”. Several information about this album is still under wraps.
As time passed, we can see how this man from Florida is making his name through the use of his musical artistry. As he had been rising, he will encounter difficulties. But through it all, all we can do is endure it.
In all, we estimate XXXTentacion net worth in 2018 at $250 thousand -$300 thousand.