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|Birth name||Ricardo Valdez Valentine|
|Also known as||6LACK|
|Born||(1992-06-24) June 24, 1992 |
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
|Origin||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
Ricardo Valdez Valentine (born June 24, 1992), better known by his stage name 6LACK (pronounced "black"), is an American singer, songwriter and rapper from Atlanta, Georgia. He is best known for his single "PRBLMS", which was released in June 2016. In November of 2016, he was named by Rolling Stone as one of the 10 new artists to watch for. He is currently signed to LoveRenaissance and Interscope Records.
Ricardo Valdez Valentine was born on June 24, 1992 in Baltimore, Maryland and moved to Atlanta, Georgia with his parents in 1997.
6LACK signed a record deal with an unnamed independent label in July of 2011. He left Valdosta State University once he signed, and spent the next few years learning about the industry. For the next three years, 6LACK put music out on his SoundCloud account. Once he left the label, he signed with LoveRenaissance and Interscope Records. 6LACK then went on to release his debut studio album, Free 6LACK, which peaked at number 34 on the Billboard 200 chart. 6LACK was a guest performer on The Weeknd's Legend of the Fall tour, notably performing his song "PRBLMS" from his debut album during a break in the headliner's set. "PRBLMS" was confirmed by HotNewHipHop as 6LACK's first platinum record.
6LACK has a daughter named Syx Rose Valentine.
Album, with selected chart positions Title Album details Peak chart positions US US R&B/HH US Rap CAN Free 6LACK Released: November 18, 2016 Label: LoveRenaissance, Interscope Format: CD, digital download 34 11 5 88
As lead artist List of singles as lead artist, with showing year released and album name Title Year Peak chart positions Album US US R&B/HH US Rap "Ex Calling" 2016 — — — Free 6LACK "PRBLMS" 72 34 23 "Bless Me" — — — Non-album singles "Loyal" — — — "First Fuck" (with Jhené Aiko) 2017 — — — "That Far" — — — "—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.
List of non-single guest appearances, with other performing artists, showing year released and album name Title Year Other artist(s) Album "Shaolin's Theme / Pray" 2016 Malay The Get Down "Over" 2017 Syd Fin "8701" J.I.D The Never Story
^ "Ex Calling" did not enter the Billboard Hot 100, but peaked at number 24 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart. ^ "Ex Calling" did not enter the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, but peaked at number three on the Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart.