TMZ is reporting that XXX had "no pulse" following the incident though Variety has yet to confirm those details. According to the celeb news site, XXXTentacion was shopping for motorcycles when, as he was leaving a dealership, someone ran to his auto and fired. Rest In Peace young king'.
Onfroy was awaiting trial for a 2016 domestic-abuse case, where he was facing charges of aggravated battery of his pregnant girlfriend, domestic battery by strangulation, false imprisonment, and witness tampering.
A spokesman for the sheriff´s department declined to give further details and a representative for XXXTentacion did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
In September, the 20-year-old came under fire for his music video "Look At Me", which took a controversial tone around police brutality, white supremacy and slavery. J. Cole called him an "enormous talent" with "limitless potential".
Family members and friends were in the house's yard but declined to comment.
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Rapper Big Sean tweeted that his "heart dropped" when he heard the news, saying "I feel like we only got to see a glimpse of his artistry". "Just have to make the most of the time we have".
His brief career was marked by controversy.
XXXTentacion had a troubled upbringing and was expelled from middle school for fighting, but he channelled his energy and fury into music, according to a BBC report. Recently the judge lifted his house arrest in order for him to tour. His second album ? spent a week at No. 1 in March and featured the hit single "Sad!" which peaked at No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100. He said he used violence so she would engage with him.
He continued later: "I appreciate and love all of you and I believe in you all; do not let your depression make you, do not let your body define your soul, let your soul define your body".