A native of Stone Mountain, Georgia, Richard Lamar, popularly known as Silentó or as Prince Silentó, is an American rapper and singer.
Silento became well known for his debut single “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)”. The song charted at number three on the US Billboard Hot 100.
He was born on January 22, 1998. He is 23 years old as of 2021.
Silento’s parents are divorced. He was by his mother, grandmother, and aunt after his parents divorced. His mother works in a departmental store and his father is a storekeeper.
It is not yet known who the rapper’s girlfriend is. He has managed to keep his love life away from the limelight and has not revealed the identity of the girl he is dating. We will provide more information as soon as it is available.
Silentó Murder Charges
The famous rapper was arrested in DeKalb County and charged with murder on February 1, 2021, in the shooting death of his cousin.
It is reported that police responded to shots fired call on January 21 around 3:30 a.m. in the Panthersville area. The rapper was booked into the DeKalb jail on one count of murder.
He had previously been arrested on August 28, 2020, following a domestic disturbance and after being charged with inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant he was released.
Silento was later arrested the following day in Valley Village, Los Angeles after walking into a random home wielding a hatchet while looking for his girlfriend.
Later on October 23, 2020, he was arrested again and was charged with speeding and reckless driving, alleging that he had been going 143 mph on Interstate 85.
Silentó Albums / Songs
- Fresh Outta High School
- Fresh Outta High School 2
- “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)”
As featured artist
- Lightning in a Bottle
- Girl in the Mirror
- Like It Like It
Silentó Net Worth
The rapper has an estimated net worth of around $5 million.