As of 2021, Tekashi 6IX9INE’s net worth 2021 is estimated to be roughly $8 million according to Forbes
Daniel Hernandez popularly known as “6IX9INE” or “TEKASHI 69”, is an American rapper from New York City known for his controversial behavior and brute-force screaming technique in his songs.
6IX9INE‘s rose to fame in 2017 when he released his debut single ‘Gummo”, which peaked at number 12 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Tekashi 6IX9INE’s Early Life
6IX9INE was born in New York City on the 8th of May, 1996 to a Mexican mother and a Puerto Rican father and he was raised by his own parents until he turned 13 and grew up alongside his brother.
Hernandez was expelled from school in the 8th grade and did not return. In 2009 his father was murdered which led to him selling drugs in order to help his mother.
Tekashi 6IX9INE’s began his career by dropping rap songs in 2014 and Over the next three years, he has released multiple tracks and has also received a lot of attention due to his aggressive rapping style. Many of his early songs were released by FCK THEM, a music label based in Slovakia.
He rose to prominence on social media due to a July 2017 Instagram post that went viral on both Reddit and Twitter where 6IX9INE’s eccentric appearance turned him into an internet meme.
6IX9INE announced his debut mixtape ‘Day69’ which later was released in 2018. The album debuted at number four on the Billboard 200 album. chart with 55,000 album-equivalent units of which 20,000 were pure sales.
After the release of ‘Day69’, two songs from the album, ‘Billy’ and ‘Rondo’, both debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Billy’ peaked at No.50.
In April 2018, he dropped the track ‘Gotti’, which is a remix of a previous feature he did for the artist Packman titled “Got it, Got it’. The track was added to ‘Day69’ as a deluxe song and debuted at number 99 on the Billboard Hot 100 before dropping off the following week and In July 2018, 6IX9INE had his first Billboard Hot 100 top five, ‘Fefe’ featuring Nicki Minaj and Murda Beatz. The song became a huge hit worldwide and debuted at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.
He’s also collaborated with 50 Cent recently, on the song “KINGS”.
At the end of 2018, 6IX9INE was arrested on charges related to racketeering, weapon possession, and conspiracy to commit murder. This was part of an ongoing investigation into the Nine Trey Gangsters street gang.
6IX9INE took a plea deal in early 2019, which involved testifying against, or ‘snitching on’, his co-defendants. Once looking at up to 47 years in prison, his sentence was reduced to 2 years, and he was released in half that time.
Since being released, 6IX9INE has launched himself straight back into music, breaking YouTube records, and hitting #1 on Billboard with the single “TROLLZ”, featuring Nicki Minaj.
TEKASHI 6IX9INE’s net worth 2021 Forbes
TEKASHI 6IX9INE’s net worth 2021 Forbes is roughly $8 million, owns a Mercedes McLaren P1 which he bought after he came out from prison. He also purchased the Mercedes for $2,000,000 and owns a Rolls-Royce Ghost, which costs $300,000.
The rapper owns multiple chains and grills. In his jewelry collection, we can see a “My Little Pony” chain which costs $750,000 and many other different grills in rainbow colors; the grills collection is estimated to cost around $50.000. He owns a “Jigsaw” chain, which he purchased for $300,000. The chain is made of pure diamond.
Like other rappers, 6IX9INE bought himself a nice Rolex watch for $100,000. He has a rainbow spinner and 69 rings that he purchased for $300,000.
Here are some of the best highlights from 6IX9INE’s career:
YOKAI (Song, 2017)
69 (Song, 2017)
Tekashi69 (Album, 2017)
FEFE (Song, 2018)
GOTTI (Song, 2018)
DAY69 (Album, 2018)
TATI (Song, 2018)
World Domination Tour (2018)
GOOBA (Song, 2020)
TROLLZ (Song, 2020)