Gekyume Onfroy is a famed family member and the first born and only son of the late American singer, song writer, and rapper XXXTentacion, aka Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy, and Jenesis Sanchez, who was his girlfriend.

Age and Early Life

Gekyume was born in Florida, USA, under the zodiac sign of Aquarius on 26 January 2019, which makes him two years old as of 2021. His. Gekyume’s gender was confirmed on 22 August 2018. Gekyume’s father – XXXTentacion – who had chosen his son’s name, which means ‘the new state’ or ‘next universe of thought,’ was a celebrated rapper who was fatally shot seven months before his son was born. He had been informed that his girlfriend was expecting three weeks before his untimely death.

Gekyume’s mother is a Rhode Island native who was born in Providence before she moved to Florida, and is a social media personality. When her son was born, she was residing in Parkland, Florida, in a mansion that had been bought by the late singer.

Onfroy is very young and has not started attending school. He has an aunt and uncle from his dad’s side, namely Arianna Drew and Aiden.

Gekyume Onfroy’s Personal Life

Interesting Facts

Gekyume was omitted from XXXTentacion’s will. After the untimely demise of the legendary rapper, it was discovered that he had stated that his estate was to be shared equally between his brother Aiden and his mother.

However, the will was written before Jenesis became pregnant with his son, so perhaps this is the reason for the omission.

Gekyume Onfroy Parents

Gekyume’s father began dating his mother in 2018 and they moved in together shortly afterwards. There is no information about the event that led to their meeting, and the two never wed.

Gekyume’s Father, Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy

Dwayne Ricardo, known as XXXTentacion, was a skilled hip-hop artist, born on 23 January 1998 to Cleopatra Bernard and Ricardo Onfroy in Plantation, Florida. His parents are Jamaican and have three other children – one adopted. The late rapper went to Margate Middle School but was expelled after being involved in a series of altercations.

Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy

He was transferred to Sheridan House Family Ministries where he spent six months. XXXTentacion attended Piper High School.

XXXTentacion began his career in 2013 when he released the song “News/Flock.” In November the year that followed, he released an extended play (EP) “The Fall”, then a collaboration – “Members Only Vol. 1” – with Ski Mask, Slump God before he realeased “Members Only Vol. 2 in 2015. The late hip-hop legendary also recorded a couple of singles, some of which have been on the Billboard Hot 100. He used his YouTube channel, “xxxtentacion” to upload vlogs, gaming videos, and songs; it attracted a huge fan base.

In the course of his career, XXXTentacion was involved in several controversies, one of the most controversial personalities in the music industry – he was seen assaulting fans several times, and had feuds with a couple of musicians. Dwayne was imprisoned several times, mostly for assault, being in possession of deadly weapons, and for robbery. XXXTentacion dated Geneva Ayala, who accused him of a series of domestic abuses, sustaining injuries after being assaulted by the artist in 2016. Following this event, she created a “GoFundMe” funding page, through which she collected donations worth close to $31,000 to pay for her medical bills.

XXXTentacion was worth close to $2 million when he passed away. He lived an allegedly lavish lifestyle in his mansion.

How XXXTentacion Died

As he was leaving Riva Motorsports Dealership located in Deerfield Beach at around 3:45 p.m., two armed men, wearing gloves and dark clothes approached the rapper while he was seated in his car. There was a brief struggle that resulted in XXXTentacion being shot several times; he died on the spot. Two days after the shooting, Pompano Beach and Devonshay Williams were arrested and charged with first degree murder for their involvement in the crime. Two other men, also in their twenties were connected to the shooting, and were arrested and arraigned.

Jenesis Sanchez

Jenesis rose to prominence after giving birth to XXXTentacion’s son.

She was born under the zodiac sign of Pisces on 6 March 1998, in the US, which makes her 23 year old as of mid-2021. Her father’s name is Art Mollen, but she hasn’t disclosed her mother’s name yet. It is not known where Jenesis attended school.

Shortly after the demise of XXXTentacion, a rumour started spreading that the late rapper was not the father of the child Jenesis was carrying. Following this allegation, Jenesis reportedly went for a paternity test to prove to people that Dwayne was the baby’s father; she even filed a petition looking forward to prove who the child’s father was. However, Cleopatra, the late rapper’s mother demanded that the case should be dismissed and opposed the petition.

During an interview, Jenesis revealed that she was going to tell her young son everything there is to know about his late father. She stated that although this would affect her son when he gets older, she was not planning to hide anything from him, and that when he came of age she would narrate to him about the sweet memories she shared with his late father. Jenesis and XXXTentacion seemed inseparable when they were dating; as a symbol of love, Jenesis had the late rapper’s name tattooed on her neck.

Career and Net Worth

Gekyume is only two years old and is yet to start his professional career.

However, the celebrity child has an astounding net worth of approximately $1-5 million,  managing to get such a fortune at his tender age for being a Family Member.

Gekyume is on the list of the most popular Family Members. He has also been categorised in the elite list of popular celebrities born in the US. When he was born, her grandmother, Cleopatra Bernard, used her Instagram page to announce the news to the world.

Physical Appearance and Body Measurements

Gekyume is an American of mixed ancestry. His father, XXXTentacion is of Indian, Jamaican, Italian and German origin. The youngster has brown hair and dark brown eyes. His height, weight, and shoe size is still undetermined.

Author

Robbie is currently a reporter for TheBiography based in Santa Monica, CA. Prior to joining TheBiography in December 2020, he was an entertainment reporter in People.

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