If we are talking about the most admiring and icon in the field of Hollywood music industry, then Chino XL is the first name whose the first impression on Hip-Hop is undeniable. In the “intellectual rap” circuit, he placed an outline for the usage of puns, metaphors, similes, and wordplay for many to follow.
Apart from a member of the iconic rap collective MENSA, while he is the co-founder of the legendary group Art of Origin as well. To know his net worth, his real name, girlfriend and bio scroll below content.
Who is the girlfriend of Chino XL?
A member of the iconic rap collective MENSA had been in an affair with few gorgeous lady, whose name has never been disclosed by the musician. As a result, he is the father of three adorable daughters. There was news that one of his daughters got diagnosed with cancer.He considers the period to be one of the hardest time of his life, the Messiah Records artist even penned a song based on the experience.
However, Chino doesn’t seem to be together with any of his daughters’ mothers (his ex-girlfriends).
It is said that according to his 2019 single “Wifey,” Chino wrote the requirements of his future wife. Where his followers can saw him kicking it on the couch and watching movies with his love interest. We hope he will meet his dream girl very soon.
Birthday, Ethnicity and Real Name of Chino XL
The American rapper and actor XL was born as Derek Keith Barbosa. Later he got famous by his stage name Chino XL. He is a son of African-American(dad) and Puerto Rican lineage(mom). He celebrates his birthday every year on 8th April. In 1974, he was born in The Bronx, New York, United States.
He is of Puerto Rican and African American ancestry. Belonging to the mixed ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality. He had grown up with his parents and siblings at his native of East Orange, Jersey, Bronx, New York.
Since his childhood, he was very fond of acting and rapper. About his educational background and academic qualifications are under review.
Chino XL’s Career
Talking about the career of Chino XL, he had started his journey after co-founding the duo Art of Origin, the emcee was signed at age 16 by music impresario Rick Rubin to Rubin’s American Recordings label, which was once part of the Warner Bros. Records family.
In 1196, he recorded his voice in his debut album Here to Save You All which was released to critical acclaim. Later, her lead single “Kreep” which featured an interpolation of the Radiohead song “Creep” experienced major airplay by radio and MTV. The album charted on the Billboard Bubbling Under R&B Chart for a record 23 weeks, from July 1996 to January 1997.
In 1997, when American Recordings switched distributors from Warner to Columbia she received an American Recordings contract. After some time his second, the sophomore album was released.
In early 2001 when the album was about to be released and it’s lead single “Let Em’ Live” featuring Kool G Rap was nearing early pressing stages Chino was dropped by Warner, as they folded their Black music department, supposedly due to the public legal battle with Prince.
After his huge success in the music industry his long-awaited third album, Poison Pen, Ricanstruction: The Black Rosary, was released.
Net worth and salary of Chino XL
The handsome and talented American Chino has earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. The net worth of the Chino XL has been estimated at around $ 4 million US dollars. while her exact annual salary is under review yet. There is no doubt that his net worth and salary it is under review yet.