Six months after XXXTentacion’s tragic loss of life, his posthumous album, ‘Skins,’ was launched, giving followers an opportunity to listen to new music from the rapper one final time. Pay attention right here.
Earlier than XXXTentacion was killed in a tragic capturing on June 18, he was working exhausting on new music…and now followers get to listen to it along with his posthumous launch, Skins, on Dec. 7. The album options an epic collaboration with Kanye West, and followers are thrilled that they’ve one other likelihood to listen to new music from the beloved rapper. “#Skins was the closure we would have liked,” one individual tweeted. One other added, “XXXTentacion helped me by way of certainly one of my darkest occasions and his anger, ache, melancholy and total character are relatable in a time the place I believed I used to be alone. Lengthy dwell my king. F*** the remaining.”
XXX was solely 20 on the time of his loss of life, and along with his rap profession on the rise, he had a lot to dwell for. Along with his skilled life, XXX was thriving in his private life, too — he left behind a pregnant girlfriend on the time of his loss of life. XXX’s mother hinted on the being pregnant after the rapper’s loss of life, however it wasn’t till simply earlier this week that she confirmed the mom’s identification — a girl named Jenesis. In her sweet Instagram tribute to the younger lady, she additionally confirmed that the pair’s child is known as Gekyume, Yume for brief. The child’s gender was not revealed.
4 suspects have been arrested in connection to XXX’s loss of life, which occurred amidst a theft at a bike dealership in Florida. The suspects are at the moment awaiting trial.
Earlier this yr, XXX was awarded with a posthumous American Music Award for Greatest Soul/R&B Album. His mom was on-hand to just accept the honour, and moved the group and viewers with a touching speech on her son’s behalf. “I’m honored to just accept this award on behalf of my son,” she stated. “I need to thank the AMAs, his followers and everybody who made this doable.” Cue the waterworks!