XXXTENTACION is the alias of Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, a South Florida rapper, who despite being in jail for the majority of his career, has continued to grow a large cult following, especially after the release of his song “Look at Me!”. Due to this, he has garnered notoriety for his incarceration and his music, which incorporates elements from various genres.
Jahseh was born on January 23, 1998 in Plantation, Florida. Due to his mother’s financial situation which made her unable tor raise him, he was raised by various of his relatives, though mainly his grandmother. His interest in music initially began with him joining choir in school and church, though he would shortly be kicked out of school choir after an altercation with another student. After more altercations involving him occurred, he was expelled from middle school.