Its XXXTentacion’s 2nd death anniversary today on 18 June 2020, he was considered one of the biggest names ever to come out of Broward County. Commemorate RIP XXX’s legacy with 5 of his best songs.
Triple X is known for producing “depressing, and at times devastating” music which talked about mental health, a topic which still remains untouched by most singers and rappers. The young artist rose to fame for his unconventional styles and techniques employed in the hip-hop scene such as using distortion and heavy guitar-backed instrumentals.
Billie Eilish, who rocks the same style as of XXX, has spoken on various occasions about the death of her dear friend. She posted a heartwarming message last year to commemorate the 1st death anniversary. Take a look:-
— ∅чк∅утляющее газ∅блудие‽ (@Fufenschmertz) June 18, 2019
Death of XXX (Triple X)
XXXTentacion aka Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy was assassinated as he pulled his BMW motorcycle out of a Deerfield Beach Motorsports store. The artist was shot and killed on 18 June 2018.
The murderers Michael Boatwright, Dedrick Williams, Robert Allen, and Trayvon Newsome – all have been charged with the murder of XXXTentacion.
X left behind a pregnant girlfriend, Jenesis Sanchez. Last year in January, she gave birth to a baby boy named “Gekyume Onfroy”.
The untimely demise left everyone shocked in the industry, Jahseh had a very long way to go. He was termed as the next “gamechanger” by some big names in the game.
XXX left a void that will not be filled any sooner. We’ll say RIP XXXTentacion and encourage you to listen to the 5 heart-touching songs he produced during the little time he spent with us.
RIP XXXTentacion 2nd Death Anniversary: 5 Songs To Celebrate
2. Arms Around You ft. Lil Maluma & Swae Lee
The song was released four days before XXX was assassinated. The song went ‘double-platinum’ right after its release on Spotify and crossed 1 Billion streams last year on the platform, according to Forbes.
5. The Remedy of a Broken Heart
RIP XXXTentacion: Twitter Remembers The Artist
— Oliver Sawyer (@Oliver_Sawyer) June 18, 2020
— Brianna Omosa (@Brianna_Omosa) June 18, 2020
well, not all day. gotta play some @xxxtentacion too. rip X 🖤🙏🏾😔
— gianni (@giannistennis) June 18, 2020
— Ibrahim Samwel 👑 (@ibrahimsamwel1) June 18, 2020
2 Years ago, Xxxtentacion passed away. One of the only artist’s to care for his fans. Everybody else acts too cool for them. RIP X 🕊 pic.twitter.com/NmUoB1ZZ6S
— M i n k (@Minkboi) June 18, 2020
Today is the day you were taken from me. Today is the day me and all of us who miss you will mourn. A loss I’ll never get over!
I LOVE YOU XXXTENTACION, REST IN POWER KING 😭🖤
— Mary Jayne (@IAmAHippieSir) June 18, 2020
As much as he was celebrated for his music, the rapper’s life had been a little controversial. X was convicted of several charges like gun possession, assault & armed robbery, home invasion, etc.
On the second anniversary of the 20 years old hip-hop star, his family and friends celebrate his legacy by sharing heartfelt messages on social media.
The fans and family members also gathered at his gravesite in Boca Raton, Florida.
Stay tuned with TCD for more news. RIP XXX.