|Full Name||Ricky Lamar Hawk|
|Nick Name||Silento, Hawk|
|Birth Date||January 22, 1998|
|Birth Place||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Occupation||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter|
|Net worth||$6 million|
Body Measurement & Physical Stats
|Height||5 ft 6 in or 1.68 m|
|Weight||128 pounds or 58 kg|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Silento is 19 years old rapper who gained popularity in 2015 after releasing his debut single ‘Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)’ in January which was ranked at number three on the Billboard Hot 100. This song gained more than 12 million views and 100,000 likes in just 2 months. After the success, Silento signed with Capitol Records in April and has also won a Soul Train Music Awards for the best dance performance.
Since 8th grade, Silento was interested in music. He performed his old songs on birthday parties, school events, and TV Shows. Nae Nae and Whip are two different dances from which he was inspired to write ‘Watch Me’.
1. Silento always wanted to become a role model for the people.
2. He has not completed his graduation.
3. Silento is a vegetarian.
4. He was raised by his mom and aunt after his parents are already divorced.
5. At the age of 5, he had his first girlfriend who was a teenager.
6. Usher, Ciara, Mariah Carey, and Future are his musical influences.
7. His favorite film is ‘Rush Hour’.