Rapper and singer XXXTentacion lived a short and complicated life. Born Jahseh Onfroy this talented performer was facing a series of criminal charges stemming from an alleged 2016 domestic violence incident at the time of his death according to The New York Times. Onfroy was gunned down while sitting in a car outside of a motorcycle store in Deerfield Beach Florida on June 18 2018. He was only 20 years old. During his brief lifetime Onfroy had managed to release two successful hit albums 2017s 17 and 2018s . He also went on one tour in 2017 which was called The Revenge Tour via Rolling Stone magazine. Onfroy had gotten his start as an artist on SoundCloud a music streaming platform and he parlayed his popularity there into landing a record contract with Capitol Music Groups Caroline label for $6 million per Complex. And The New York Times reported that he signed another deal for his third album allegedly worth $10 million. While there is no public report on the value of his estate it is likely that Onfroy left millions to those who he mentioned in his will.
XXXTENTACIONS ESTATE WENT TO FAMILY
Onfroy despite being so young had taken steps to prepare for his untimely death. He had put his assets into a trust per the Miami New Times. And he was only 19 years old when signed his will on November 7 2017. Onfroy seemed to be concerned about his own mortality which he expressed on Instagram Live six months before his death according to The Atlantic. If Im gonna die or ever be a sacrifice I wanna make sure that my life made at least 5 million kids happy or they found some sort of answers or resolve in my life.
Cleopatra Bernard Onfroys mother filed her sons will in court. She and his two brothers Aiden Kerr and Corey Pack were named as his beneficiaries. Onfroys will made no acknowledgement of his unborn child since the document was written before the child was conceived. His son with Jenesis Sanchez Gekyume Onfroy was born months after the singers death on January 26 2019 per Blast. After a legal battle in 2020 Sanchez eventually worked out a deal with Onfroys mother for the estate to provide for the child.