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Rakim Hasheem Allen or better known as PnB Rock is an American rapper and singer who was born on December 9, 1991. He gained popularity with his hit song “Selfish” in 2016 which peaked at number 51 on the US Billboard Hot 100, also his feature on the song “Cross Me” by Ed Sheeran, alongside Chance the Rapper.
PnB Rock also provided uncredited vocals on XXXTentacion’s hit single “Changes” which reached the top 20 on the same chart.
In 2017 he released the album Catch These Vibes and in 2019 he released TrapStar Turnt PopStar which reached the top five on the Billboard 200 chart. Fun fact, he was chosen as part of the 2017 XXL Freshman Class.
However, his blooming career was stopped because he was shot and killed at Roscoe’s House of Chicken ‘N Waffles during a robbery in Los Angeles on September 12, 2022.
Rock accumulated a net worth of $3 million before he died due to a shooting and robbery incident.
PNB Rock Wiki/Bio
Rakim Hasheem Allen or known as PnB Rock was born in Germantown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. When he was three years old, his father was murdered.
PnB Rock was raised by his mother. When Rock was growing up, he became interested in music since he always listened to songs of famous rappers such as 2Pac and R&B group Jodeci.
Many people are asking about his stage name PnB Rock on where and how he got that. He got that name from a street corner near where he grew up.
In his teenage years, he went back and forth to youth detention programs due to committing robberies and fighting in school. At nineteen, he was sentenced to prison because of drug possession and other crimes for over 30 months.
After he was released in jail, he became homeless for a while. Given that, he did not finish high school because he cannot afford to send himself to school.
The rising artist PnB Rock released a series of mixtapes under the project name “RNB”. With that, he was surprised and very happy that his music was quickly picked up by local radio stations and nightclubs.
However, the sad news was that he cannot fulfill his dream as a rapper and singer anymore because of his sudden death due to a fatal shooting incident. Nonetheless, his music still remains alive in the hearts of his supporters and avid fans.
|Full Name/Real Name||Rakeem Hasheem Allen|
|Nickname/Stage Name||PnB Rock|
|Birthday||9 December 1991|
|Birth Place||Germantown, Philadelphia|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Age (How Old)||30|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches|
|Currently Live In||United States|
|Social Media Accounts||Instagram: @pnbrock
Family & Relationships
PnB Rock is the son of his father Raymond and mother Vivian Allen. His father passed away in the year 1994 due to a gang feud that led him to become a criminal. Given his father’s death, all the burden of raising five children was placed on his mother.
One of the things many people do not know about is that one of his siblings was in the same spotlight as PnB Rock. His sibling goes by the name PnB Meen who is also a rapper.
The 30 year-old rapper PnB Rock was in a relationship with Stephanie Sibounheuang, who was reportedly with him when he was shot. They had a daughter named Xuri Li Sibounheuang who was born on March 27, 2020.
Before PnB Rock had a relationship with Stephanie, he already had his first daughter from a different woman. The name of his first daughter is Milan who was born in 2013.
|Father Name||Raymond Allen|
|Mother Name||Vivian Allen
|Brother Name||PnB Meen|
|Wife Name||Stephanie Sibounheuang|
PnB Rock’s height was 5 feet 11 inches. He weighed 62 kilograms. His distinctive features include black hair and dark brown eyes.
He also had many tattoos around his body which signified his expression. For him, his tattoos were not just an art but an emotion.
His Physical appearance was enhanced by the clothes he was wearing everyday. Usually he wore hoodies, graphic T-shirts, stylish sneakers, and designer accessories.
PnB Rock launched his debut mixtape “Real N*gga Bangaz” in June 2014 which he wrote while he was in prison. He signed a record deal with Atlantic Records in 2015 and released his third mixtape titled “RnB3.”
In June 2016, his single “Selfish” reached number 51 on the US Billboard Hot 100 which earned him recognition in Rolling Stone’s “10 New Artists You Need to Know” list in October 2016.
In January 2017, he released his second retail mixtape album called “GTTM: Goin Thru the Motions,” which debuted at number 28 on the US Billboard 200 chart. PnB Rock also contributed to the soundtrack of “The Fate of the Furious” in April 2017.
His debut album, “TrapStar Turnt PopStar,” came out in May 2019. PnB Rock collaborated with Chance the Rapper on Ed Sheeran’s track “Cross Me” and released several singles which includes “Ordinary” featuring Pop Smoke in January 2020.
Also the album “Rose Gold” with King Von in January 2021. In February 2022, he released the mixtape “SoundCloud Daze” featuring various artists while the final single released during his lifetime was “Luv Me Again” in September 2022.
PNB Rock’s Death
PnB Rock was robbed and fatally shot at Roscoe’s House of Chicken ‘N Waffles near Main Street and Manchester Avenue in South Los Angeles on September 12, 2022.
The Los Angeles Police Department had confirmed that a 17-year old was arrested in connection to the murder of the rapper. Also, a 32-year old woman named Shauntel Trone was arrested for accessory to murder on September 28, 2022.
A third suspect was arrested the following day and he was the father of the first suspect. Freddie Trone was charged with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree robbery, and one count of conspiracy to commit robbery.
The underage teen is facing life imprisonment with the possibility of parole if convicted of murder charge. However, the father, Freddie Trone faces life imprisonment without the possibility of parole or worse it can be death penalty.
Net Worth Summary
PnB Rock had accumulated a net worth of $3 million before he died on September 12, 2022 due to being fatally shot while dining at Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles in Los Angeles. He was only 30 years old when he died.
PnB Rock’s musical career includes the release of his debut studio album, “Catch These Vibes,” in 2017 under Atlantic Records. In 2019, PnB Rock followed up with his album “TrapStar Turnt PopStar,” which performed even better on the charts.
While PnB Rock has already made millions from his music, he notably had a lot of his net worth in real estate.
As per report in the year 2017, PnB Rock purchased a $1.8 million estate in Burbank, California. Since that time, the property has risen almost double in value.