Silento, born on January 22, 1998, better known by the name Silentó, is an American singer, rapper, songwriter, actor and record producer who is known for his single “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)”, which was able to reached number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, his parents’ details are not available.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Ricky Lamar Hawk
- Nickname: Silento
- Birth Date: January 22, 1998
- Age: 21 Years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Current Residence: Unknown
- Education: Redan High School
- Profession: Singer, rapper, songwriter, actor and record producer
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black (African American)
- Religion: Unknown
- Girlfriend: Not Available
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Zodiac: Aquarius
- Net Worth: 5 Million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 6 inch (168 cm)
- Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
Trivia/Facts that you may not know about Silento
- In his interviews, Silento has told that he chose ‘Silento’ as a stage name because he follows the motto of ‘less talk and more action.’
- He got involved in music when he was in just 8th grade while working on music project.
- Before finding fame, Silento used to perform at school, birthday parties and local events to get more exposure.
- In February 2017, Silento was stuck in Dubai after a court issued order banning him from leaving the country. Silento was found guilty of having taken money from a promoter but did not perfome at the club afterward. Although his lawyer claimed that he had never canceled any show, Silento later agree to perform at the event after which he was able to leave the Arab country.
- In June, 2018 there was a rumor that Silento got stab and died at the Los Angeles Bar fight. Later, Silento issue and statement that the rumor was false and was done by a hacker.