6ix9ine or Tekashi69 is an American rapper. His real name is Daniel Hernandez. 6ix9ine has a net worth of $800,000.
Genres: Hip hop
Labels: Scumgang, Caroline Distribution, Universal Music Group, Elliot Grainge Entertainment
Associated acts: Trippie Red, Fetty Wap, A Boogie wit da Hoody
Songs: Gummo, Kooda, Gotti, Keke, Billy, Rondo
6ix9ine was born on May 8, 1996 in Bushwick, Brooklyn. He is of Mexican and Puerto Rican descent. In 2009, his father was murdered which forced him to work several jobs and sell drugs to support his mother.
In July 2017, 6ix9ine achieved great fame after an Instagram post went viral. Due to his unique appearance (multiple 69 tattooed on his head and rainbow-colored hair), he enjoyed a lot of fame. He released his debut single Gummo in November 2017. It was a commercial success. Gummo has over 240 million views on YouTube.
6ix9ine released his mixtape Day69 in February 2018 which was also a success.
In October 2015, 6ix9ine was arrested on Sexual Assault on a child. According to police, he engaged in sexual activities with a 13-year old child and later distributed the video of the incident. The rapper denied these charges and claimed to be 17 year old himself at the time of the incident. However, he pled guilty to one felony count of Use of a Child in a Sexual Performance.
Tekashi69 also served time as a minor for assault and selling heroin. He had a lengthy feud with rapper Trippie Red and Chief Keef. He is notorious for flaunting his money. On 22 July 2018, 6ix9ine was robbed and beaten by three guys. They took over $35,000 in cash and $750,000 in custom jewelry. Hernandez was also arrested in July 2018 for allegedly choking a 16 year old guy.
How Rich is 6ix9ine?
6ix9ine has a net worth of $800,000.
Facts about 6ix9ine
- He has a daughter with his former girlfriend.
- He has over 200 tattoos of number 69 on his body.
- 6ix9ine is Roman Catholic.
- He has a height of 5 ft 6 in and weight of 64 kg (141 lbs).