Tech N9ne is a popular American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. Born into an African-American family. Tech N9ne is best known for his eleventh studio album, ‘All 6’s and 7’s’. Released on July 7, 2011, it sold 55,715 copies in the first week and debuted at number 4 on the US Billboard 200, peaking at number 1 on the Billboard’s Top Rap Albums chart.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Tech N9ne Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Tech N9ne Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Tech N9ne was born November 8th, 1971, in Kansas City, Missouri. At a young age, Aaron would use raps to learn to spell his name and practice math. In 1988, Aaron adopted the name Tech N9ne. Tech N9ne’s biological family abandoned his family when Tech N9ne was young, forcing his mother to re-marry. He has three siblings, two brothers, and a sister. Due to the strict religious teachings at home, Tech N9ne had to leave his home in order to pursue rapping, which was banned in his family.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Aaron Dontez Yates|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Date:||November 8th, 1971|
|Birth Place:||Kansas City, Missouri|
|Parents:||Father: Carlton Cook
Mother: Maude Sue Yates-Khalifah
|Spouse:||Lecoya LeJeune (m. 1995–2017)|
|Children:||Dontez, Alyia, Reign Yates|
|Profession:||Rapper singer-songwriter record producer actor entrepreneur|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$20 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Tech N9ne stands at the height of 1.7 m or 5 feet and 7 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 72 kilograms. He has black hair, and his Eye Color is Dark Brown.
Education, School/College University
Tech N9ne attended Southwest High School a comprehensive high school located at 6512 Wornall Road in Kansas City, Missouri
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Tech N9ne was born November 8th, 1971, in Kansas City, Missouri. His father was Carlton Cook, while his mother was Maude Sue Yates-Khalifah. Tech N9ne has three siblings, two brothers and a sister named Kiraameen Khalifah, Hakim Khalifah, and Basimah Khalifah. Tech N9ne was brought up as a Christian due to his mother’s faith and as a Muslim after his steps father’s faith. His biological father abandoned the family when Tech N9ne was still young.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Tech N9ne married his girlfriend, Lecoya LeJeune, in 1995. The couple had two daughters, Alyia and Reign Yates, both of whom grew up to be singers. Tech N9ne and Lecoya separated in 2005. In 2015, ten years after their initial separation, Tech N9ne filed for divorce, which was granted in November 2017. Tech N9ine also has a son named Dontez Yates from a relationship with Agonee, who was one of his co-musicians at ‘Nnutthowze’. Tech N9ne received his custody because Agonee was found to be schizophrenic
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did he get married? (married date):||1995|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Tech N9ne Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Lecoya LeJeune|
|Kids:||Dontez, Alyia, Reign Yates|
Tech N9ne Professional Life and Career
Tech N9ne started rapping at an early age, and due to his strict religious upbringing, he had to leave his home at the age of seventeen as rap was banned at his home. Tech N9ne joined a musical group called ‘Black Mafia’ at the age of twenty and formed his own group, ‘Nnutthowze,’ two years later.
Tech N9ne‘s first success came around with his third group, ‘57th Street Rogue Dog Villians’. With this group, Tech N9ne recorded songs like ‘Let’s Get Fucked Up.’ At the age of 28, Tech N9ne released his debut album titled ‘The Calm Before the Storm.’
As part of his success story, Tech N9ne co-founded his record label, ‘Strange Music,’ with his business partner Travis O’Guin the same year. Tech N9ne‘s second studio album, ‘The Worst’, was released on September 12, 2000, through Midwestside Records. Since then, Tech N9ne’s career saw a lot of success, and as of April 2018, he had released 20 albums, appeared in four films, 11 documentaries as well as four television series.
Awards & Nominations
Tech N9ne has sold over two million albums in his career. Additionally, Tech N9ne’s music has been featured in film, television, and video games. In 2009, Tech N9ne won the Left Field Woodie award at the MTVU Woodie Awards.
Tech N9ne Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of February 2020, Tech N9ne’s net worth is estimated at $20 million. Tech N9ne has been able to accumulate this wealth as a result of his endeavors as a rapper, singer, and songwriter.
Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
There were rumours spreading early 2019 concerning the death of Tech N9ne. These rumors caused panic in the social media but were later dispelled by Tech N9ne in his twitter posts. There have also been rumors that Tech N9ne has been involved in child pornography. Though these rumors have not been clearly substantiated, this might be a spot to watch out for.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Tech N9ne Facebook page has around 3.2 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 565,000 followers. On Instagram account, Tech N9ne has around 1 million followers while on YouTube, Tech N9ne has around 103,507 subscribers.
Though Tech N9ne was brought in a family that did not condone rap music, he managed to follow his heart even if it meant living his home. It is clearly evident that his decision was well placed, judging by the success that he has experienced as well as the wealth that he has managed to accumulate as a rapper.