XXXTENTACION Has Passed Away At 20 | Genius News

XXXTENTACION Has Passed Away At 20 | Genius News

TIA: Florida rapper XXXTENTACION has died,
the Broward County Sheriff’s Office confirmed.
According to a report from ‘TMZ,’ the
20-year-old rapper was shot while out shopping
for motorcycles in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
He was rushed to the hospital shortly afterwards,
where he was pronounced dead.
X rose to prominence in late 2016 with his
breakout hit “Look At Me!.”
He dropped his debut album ‘17’ in August
reaching no. 2 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.
His 2018 follow-up ‘?’ debuted at No.
1 and spawned the hit single “SAD!,”
which reached No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
In 2017, he was the single most popular new artist on Genius,
earning over 20 million pageviews across all of his catalog.
His popularity was met with significant controversy,
as he was awaiting trial on multiple felony charges,
including battery and aggravated
assault of a pregnant victim, battery by strangulation,
and false imprisonment.
Despite his disturbing personal conduct, XXX
has been viewed as the most prominent voice
in the emergent South Florida SoundCloud rap
scene, which also includes rappers like
Ski Mask The Slump God, Lil Pump, Smokepurpp,
and ​​wifisfuneral.
He’s collaborated with artists like Joey
Bada$$, Kodak Black, Trippie Redd, Denzel Curry,
and Noah Cyrus, and has been praised
by artists like A$AP Rocky, J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar.
Genius interviewed X while he was in prison
in 2017 about the range of his sound.
XXXTENTACION: I like to consider myself an artist. I do alternative rock, like a melancholy indie,
all the way down to an old school lyrical boom bap rap, like a lyrical Kendrick Lamar or Joey Badass rap,
all the way down to a New Age rap like Young Thug, Lil Uzi, and all of them boys.
You get what I’m saying? I try to keep it as multi-genre as possible, or switch up my style as much as possible.
TIA: I’m Tia with Genius News, bringing you
the meaning and the knowledge behind the music.

100 thoughts to “XXXTENTACION Has Passed Away At 20 | Genius News”

  1. Rest in paradise my angel 😭💔
    I still can't believe that you gone away….
    I know you are in a better place now 🙏❤

  2. All of you who are talking shit about someone who is dead and can’t defend himself FUCK YOU AND “Eat my ass”

  3. Who would do that if someone is just looking to buy a motorcycle at Florida. God bless you xxxtentacion 😢😢 he also died at a gas station

  4. We will all miss you X.
    "People don't care until you're dead." Well we cared about you since the beginning.
    Rest in peace xxxtentacion at the age of 20.

  5. 😢😰😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭

  6. This isn’t okay people have to peach in to stop racism please don’t judge him if he’s ways he is a good man he may not show it sometimes but we all know it and feel it RIP XXXtantacion

  7. ᴡʜᴏ's sᴄʀᴏʟʟɪɴɢ ᴛʜʀᴏᴜɢʜ ᴛʜᴇ ᴄᴏᴍᴍᴇɴᴛs ᴡʜɪʟᴇ ᴡᴀᴛᴄʜɪɴɢ?

  8. He is not dead i swear that is for a new album its called "no pulse" first i thought he was dead but i saw a vid and when he was in the car shot there was no blood he is not dead thanks i am not disrespectful xxxtentacion

  9. I'm tired of all these young inspirational and good rappers dying they don't deserve this the people that did this or if I was them I don't know how I could sleep eat or even live whoever did this deserves to be put in bad punishment they deserve to be put in jail for the rest of their life

  10. For all the people that are saying “No he’s still alive” or some bullshit like and other people believing them, don’t just fuckin’ don’t, let X Rest In Peace

    Long live X


    RIP XXXTENTACION😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥😥💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯

  12. One year soon🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤
    You'll live forever in our hearts

  13. I'm here 55mins before it's 18.6.2019 in my country and ye it has soon been a year since that day…

  14. I live in Florida

    Edit:I just noticed that xxxtentacion and Cameron Boyce both died same age cause they both 20 when they died

  15. and just yesterday…. Cameron Boyce passed away… such a beautiful world with full of surprises including happiness but also sadness…. rest in peace Cameron and Xxxtentacion 😭

    still can't believe until today that such horrible things have to happen to amazing beings… but I think it's for the best after all… who knows, perhaps something worse would had happen to them, sometimes we have to go though all of these to grow up and understand how important life is so if someone is reading this right now, I want you to not be sad for anything that you got or did not get, do not hate your body, love yourself because you are already very lucky to be alive and remember smile and luck will come to you no matter how long or how hard it will come one day and do not give up on anything you want to do ❤️

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