February 28, 2019
Murderer rapper XXXTentacion has become a father, and his ex-girlfriend vows that his son will know him.
XXXTentacion's ex-girlfriend has given birth to his posthumous child on January 26, 2019, 7 months after his tragic death.
Jenesis Sanchez had kept her identity a secret, and spent her pregnancy in hiding after XXXTentacion's murder in June 2018.
"I know sometimes, probably when he gets older, it will affect him more than now when he is younger, but he's definitely going to know about his father."
Fans were delighted when XXXTentacion's mother Cleopatra Bernard announced that she was becoming a grandmother, though she kept the mother's identity a secret.
The rapper had been informed by Sanchez that he was going to be a father just weeks before his death, and he had picked the baby's name: Gekyume, for a boy, and Xiorra for a girl.
XXXTentacion released his first official EP called "The Fall" on November 21, 2014, when he was just 16
Sanchez was in a relationship with XXXTentacion from the beginning of 2018, and she has vowed that she will speak of the rapper to their son 24/7.
'I'm going to tell him about all the fond memories I have with his dad, Jahseh . I'm going to tell him how much his dad would have loved him."
Cleopatra Bernard posted the first photo ever of her tiny grandson Gekyume on social media. The photo shows the newborn lying on fluffy white fur and sackcloth with a crocheted crown perched on his head.
Bernard originally announced Gekyume existence to the world by posting a photo of Sanchez's baby bump, captioned:
"He (XXXTentacion) left us a final gift."
XXXTentacion released his first official EP called "The Fall" on November 21, 2014, when he was just 16 and became an icon for teens.
The boy born Jahseh Onfroy had spent time in a reformatory for gun possession, and in July 2016, he was arrested and charged with robbery and assault with a deadly weapon.
The controversial singer's life was plagued with run-ins with the law, and at the time of his death, he had been charged with domestic violence against his former girlfriend.
XXXTentacion, whose real name was Jahseh Onfroy, was shot and killed on June 18, 2018, in an apparent robbery as he was leaving motorsports store in Deerfield, Florida and was pronounced dead from his gunshot wounds at a local hospital.
The 20-year-old was pronounced dead from his gunshot wounds at a local hospital .after he was left with gunshot wounds from a shooting in Deerfield, Florida.
After the 20-year-old's death, four suspects were arrested: Dedrick Williams, 22, Michael Boatwright, 22, Trayvon Newsome, 20, and Robert Allen, 22. The 4 men were charged with his murder. were charged with his murder.
In a related story, 7 months after XXXTentasion's murder, his girlfriend, Jenesis Sanchez has given birth to his son, Gekyume Onfroy.