• Canadian rapper with songs such as “Double Up”, “Dead Roses”, “On Me”, and “Death 2 Soundcloud”
• Real name is Markquez Lao Santiago and has a fraternal twin brother named Jason
• Released debut studio album “KANEDA” in 2017 and second album “Blind For Love” in 2018
• Arrested in 2008 on child abuse charges and charged for robbery, obstruction of justice, and criminal mischief
• Net worth estimated at $300,000
Who is Kid Buu?
Kid Buu is a Canadian rapper who gained stardom with songs such as “Double Up”, “Dead Roses”, “On Me”, “Death 2 Soundcloud”, and many others. His debut studio album “KANEDA”, came out on the 13th April 2017.
So, are you eager to learn more about Kid Buu, from his real name and childhood to most recent endeavors and how rich he is and juicy details from his love life? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we bring you closer to this aspiring rapper.
Kid Buu Wiki: Real Name, Childhood, and Education
Born Markquez Lao Santiago on the 11th April 1988 in Toronto, Ontario Canada, he has a fraternal twin brother named Jason. Unfortunately, he hasn’t disclosed anything about his educational background – hopefully, he shares more information about his childhood and education, although it’s known that he was raised by a single mother. Kid Buu discovered an interest in rap at an early age, so it was just a matter of time before he would launch his career.
Before he chose the stage name Kid Buu, he performed under name Humongous The God or HXTG, however, this didn’t last long as he soon chose his current name from one of his favorite anime series “Dragon Ball Z”, Kid Buu. After the name change, he became more popular, and began working on his debut studio album. After a few singles, such as “Canada Day”, he completed the recording of the complete album in early 2017, and after mixing, it was released on the 13th April 2017, under title “KANEDA”.
Rise to Prominence
With this release, Kid Buu started collaborating with a number of other successful musicians, including Oohdem Beatz on the song “Poppa”. Before the single, Kid Buu had already released his second album, “Blind For Love”, which came out on the 13th February 2018, and spawned the hit single “Death 2 Soundcloud”, then “Dead Roses”, “No Romance”, and “Heart Break”, among other songs, all of which have contributed to his wealth and popularity.
Kid Buu Net Worth
Kid Buu has become a prominent rapper, and with every concert and new song, his popularity increases, which only adds to his total net worth. So, do you know just how rich Kid Buu is, as of mid- 2019? Well, according to sources, Kid Buu’s net worth is estimated at $300,000, which undoubtedly will become higher in the years to come, assuming that he successfully continues his career.
Kid Buu Arrest
Kid Buu has become a rather controversial person, as a number of problems have surfaced from his past. He was arrested back in 2008 on child abuse charges, and was also charged for robbery, obstruction of justice, and criminal mischief in the same lawsuit. He pleaded guilty though he was innocent on most charges, but just wanted to make a deal with the police, and soon the case was dropped.
Kid Buu Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Daughter
Most recently he attracted negative media attention once again, this time when his ex-girlfriend, Sarah Penman made a YouTube video in which she claimed that he was abusive towards her, and that he was lying her about his age; explaining that he told her he was 23 years old but actually was 30 years old, and Sarah was just 18 years old. Their romance was short-lived but became news following their breakup.
1M Followers On My Instagram Account And My Clone And I Will Have A Cage Fighting Match On Instagram LIVE To See Who’s The Better Ninja ??? pic.twitter.com/hM6mBHAnUy
— Kid Buu ? ₆⁶₆ (@KidbuuO) October 24, 2018
Also, she said that Kid Buu had a daughter and he was already divorced; claiming that a woman contacted her through Instagram, and said that Kid Buu left her when she gave birth to their daughter. Kid Buu denied all the claims, and said that Sarah was just another girl he met through Tinder.
He was also in a short-lived relationship with Black Chyna, but this relationship had a nasty end as the two entered into an altercation.
Kid Buu Internet Fame
Since his first show and the first song, Kid Buu has built a large fan base, and expanded his popularity to social media platforms, especially Instagram, though he can also be found on Twitter. His official Instagram page, ‘Kid Buu’ has more than 510,000 followers, with whom he has shared his most recent career endeavors, such as the newest music videos, but also some pictures from his free time, among other posts. You can find him on Twitter as well, on which his fan base counts around 2,500, and has made this platform a bit more personal, often sharing interests other than music.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent musician, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to his official pages, and see what he is up to next, both personally and professionally.
Kid Buu Height, Weight, Body Measurements, and Appearance
Do you know how tall Kid Buu is and how much he weighs? Kid Buu stands at 5ft 9ins, which is equal to 1.75m, while he weighs approximately 165lbs or 75kg. His vital statistics are 40-30-35 inches, and his biceps 14 inches. He is known for having tattoos all over his body, even his face, and he has black hair and dreadlocks, while his eyes are brown.