Lil Xan

Lil Xan

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Updated On January 19, 2022

Lil Xan is a Mexican descent American media personality. Lil Xan is a rapper, singer, and songwriter who is popular for his hit releases including ‘Betrayed’, ‘Slingshot’, and ‘Who Are You’. Likewise, he also has a channel on Youtube ‘Lil Xan’ and has 2.55 million subscribers in it.

Early Childhood

LIL Xan whose birth name is Nicholas Diego Leanos was born on 6th September 1996 and is currently 24 years old. Being born in early September, he is a Virgo by zodiac sign. Likewise, he was born in Redlands, California, United States of America, and holds American citizenship. Similarly, talking about his ethnicity and religion, he belongs to the Hispanic ethnic group and follows Christianity. he has Mexican descent having a Hispanic ethnic group.

Likewise, speaking of his early childhood and family, he was raised by a single mom. Her mother’s name is Candy. However, there is no information about his father and siblings. During his childhood, he faced a lot of hardship and challenges. He usually spent his childhood living in a cheap motel. Furthermore, talking about his educational background, he is a high school dropout. He went to ‘Redland East Valley High School but left studying in his freshman year. Likewise, he was unemployed for years and spent his time at home. Likewise, after some time, he started doing some odd jobs including street cleaning and drug pedaling to earn money.

During his teen days, he took photography with the aim to make a career out of it. While making his career in this, he took pictures of his friends who were into rapping. Likewise, once when he was attending one such show, his camera was stolen from the DJ’s booth. However, he could afford a new one so he decided to try rapping instead, and hence his career in rapping started then. Moreover, he grew up listening to artists including ‘Arctic Monkeys’, ‘Queens of the Stone Age’, ‘Black Flag’, ‘Pharrell Williams’, and ‘N.E.R.D’. Likewise, he considers Drake and Mac Miller as his musical inspirations while he likes listening to Grunge and Alternative Rock.

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Caption: Lil Xan on his childhood photo with his mother (Source: Instagram)

Professional Life

Talking about his professional life, Lil Xan is a rapper by profession. Likewise, he started his music in the early 20s during mid-2016. He started his ‘SoundCloud’ page and his first release was ‘Xanny Montaya’, Similarly, his other songs include ‘Sorry’, ‘Center Fold’, and ‘Vicodin’ which got him a strong fan following after it was released online. Likewise, in September 2016, he released his mixtape ‘CITGO’ with tracks including ‘Who Are You’, ‘Been Bout It’, ‘Sling Shot’, and ‘OTW’.

However, during his professional days, he was into hard drugs like Opiates, Benzodiazepines, and Xanax. Moreover, he got his professional name Lil Xan from the drug Xanax itself. Likewise, he was severely addicted to it which made him hospitalized due to Kidney and liver failure. Followed by this, he not only quit drugs but also did campaigns and later decided to change his stage name to Diego.

More on Career

Likewise, in June 2017, he brought out an EP with tracks like Heart Broke, Betrayed, and Pink Roses. Similarly, the track Betrayed became a hit with more than 120 million views on it. This song was made to Billboard Emerging Artist Chart reaching 64th on Billboard Hot 100.  In August 2017, he released ‘Xanarchy’ which included works from artists including Bobby Johnson, The Boat Brigade, and Mad Maxx. Likewise, he is popular for his solo and also became a member of the band ‘Low Gang’.

Besides singing, he also has a channel on Youtube. He joined the channel on 29th October 2019 and has 2.55 million followers in it. Likewise, his oldest video on the channel is ‘LIL XAN-FAR’. He posted this video on 1st November 2017 and has 39k views on it. Followed by this, he posted ‘LIL XAN – SLINGSHOT’ on 22nd November 2017 and has 53 million views on it.

Moreover, he has posted 55 videos on the channel and has 440 million views in it. Likewise, his most popular video on the channel is ‘LIL XAN-BETRAYED’ and has 120 million views on it since he posted on 10th May 2018. Similarly, his other two popular videos include, ‘LIL XAN – SLINGSHOT’ and ‘LIL XAN – WAKE UP’ which have over 40 million views on them.

Net worth

Talking about his earning and net worth, Lil Xan is a singer and rapper by profession. Likewise, he has been making a good amount of earning impressive fame from his career. Similarly, he has a net worth of around $3 million.

Relationship Status

Regarding his relationship status, Lil Xan is straight and was in a relationship. He dated Annie Smith who is a Tiktok star. Likewise, they started dating in 2019. However, before this, he was in a relationship with Noah Cyrus in the year 2018. As of now, he seems to be single.

Annie Smith

Caption: Annie Smith and Lil Xan clicking a selfie. Source: E!

Body Measurement and Social Media

This dashing rapper stands 5 feet 8 inches (68 inches) tall and weighs around 66 kg (145 lbs). Likewise, he has a charismatic personality with humble nature. Similarly, his body measurement in vital stats as (chest-waist-biceps) are 35-28-15). Likewise, looking at his physical appearance, Lil Xan has fair skin with light blue pair of eyes and dark brown hair color.

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Caption: Lil Xan posing for a photo (Source: Instagram)

Reflecting upon his social media presence, he is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram besides his Youtube channel. Likewise, his Facebook account is @lilxanfuhyobih and has 1.4 million followers. Similarly, he joined Twitter in December 2016 and has 485.8k followers on his @lilxanfuhyobin account. Likewise, his @xanxiety account on Instagram has 5.1 million followers in it.