Tech N9ne
Tech N9ne

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.

Quick Biography

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.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Aaron Dontez Yates
Age: 49 years old
Birth Date: November 8th, 1971
Birth Place: Kansas City, Missouri
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Father: Carlton Cook

Mother: Maude Sue Yates-Khalifah

Spouse: Lecoya LeJeune (m. 1995–2017)
Children: Dontez, Alyia, Reign Yates
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 72 kg
Profession: Rapper singer-songwriter record producer actor entrepreneur
Net Worth in 2021: $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

Relationship Statistics

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 2021

Tech N9ne Net Worth
Tech N9ne Net Worth

As of October 2021, 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.


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