Rygin King Wiki, Age, Girlfriend, Death, Height, Weight, Biography & Family


Rygin King (born in 1995) is a Jamaican Singer and Songwriter from Montego Bay, Jamaica. He released the series of his catchy singles in his careers like Rupition and 3ZN. Additionally, he released the music albums Life Story Riddim, United Shades of Reggae, Tuff Riddim, and Fully Aktiv Riddim.

He became famous as a dancehall entertainment in the few years. However, he was seriously injured in an attack. Some unknown people fired on him and his girlfriend named Sashalee Blackwood died on the spot.

He reached to the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital for the treatment. Another man named Sashalee Blackwood who was a 28-year-old customer service representative died in the gunshot. Mr. King along with other people traveled from a function in Westmoreland.

Bethel Town police reached to the attack site and collect all the information on June 28, 2020 (Sunday). Meanwhile, the investigating officers revealed that the attackers left the area. They can begin the questioning process with Rygin when his medical condition is stable.


Profile Summary

Full Name Rygin King.
Nickname Rygin.
In the News For He injured during the gunshot attack happened on June 28, 2020 (Sunday).
Profession Songwriter and Singer.
Age (As of 2019) 25 years old.
Hometown/Birthplace Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday 1995.
Nationality Jamaican.
Gender Male.
Ethnicity Jamaican.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian) Straight.
Religion Christianity.
Zodiac Birth Sign. NA.
Residence Location Montego Bay.
Social Media Account Presence Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ryginking/ (368K followers).
Last Updated 29 June 2020 (©️ Copyright – www.dreshare.com)
Physical Statistics
Height Feet & Inches: 5′ 8″.
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
Weight Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
Eye Color Brown.
Tattoo??? Yes, tattoo inked on his right hand and leg.
Hair Color Black.
Parents Father: Name Not Known.
Mother: Not Found.
Siblings Will Update Soon.
Personal Life Relationship
Marital Status Unmarried.
Dating History?? Not revealed.
Girlfriend Name Sashalee Blackwood.
Wife/Spouse None.
Children Not Known.
Highest Qualification College Pass Out.
School Local School.
College/University Private College.
Music Singles and Albums
Albums 1. Life Story Riddim (2017).
2. United Shades of Reggae (2018).
3. Fully Aktiv Riddim (2018).
4. Tuff Riddim (2018).
Net worth (approx. value) $410,000 US Dollars (as of 2020).
Earnings Through his music labels and collaborations.


Early Life

Rygin King took birth in 1995 in Montego Bay, Jamaica. However, he did not update the information about his mother and father.

He grew along with brothers and sisters. Moreover, he felt an attraction to music in his childhood. He studied in a local school and then he completed her graduate studies from the college. He got full support from his mom and dad to pursue his music passion.


Personal Life

However, the dancehall entertainer shattered after losing his love interest Sashalee Blackwood in the deadly attack that happened on June 28, 2020 (Sunday) in the afternoon. Rygin King with his few friends, two children, and his girlfriend traveled to attend a function.

The attackers did several rounds firing on him. He managed to survive and admitted to the hospital for the treatment. The doctor began the surgery process. Apart from that, there is no update about the two children with them.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Rygin King

  • He loved music from his childhood.
  • Furthermore, his primary inspiration is Buju Banton. He wanted to compose songs like him.
  • By his early 20s, he explored his interest in music and composing songs. Therefore, he prepared a team of people and started his music career.
  • His songs that caught people’s attention Pretty Little Freak and Feel Like This.
  • In 2018, he released his two songs Tuff and Powerful that received international recognition.
  • Rygin continued his successful journey in the year 2019 with his newly composed songs Clean and Star Life.
  • He did live concerts regularly in the United States and Jamaica.
  • He prepared and maintained his official Instagram account with 368K followers. In addition to this, he posted photos and videos of his songs on Instagram.
  • The 25-year-musical artist uploaded his songs on YouTube and Soundcloud too.
  • Physical Appearance Information: Rygin King’s height measured 5 feet 8 inches i.e. (173 in Centimeters). The weight of his body is 70 Kilograms (154 in Pounds). He spotted with a ponytail hairstyle on the public occasions.


  • He wore a long “Tuff”  chain in his neck and inked a big designer tattoo on his right hand and leg.
  • He covered his fingers with rings.
  • In the last few years, he became a big name in the Jamaican music industry. Therefore, King’s net worth valued around $410,000 US Dollars. He is getting huge money for his songs and social media endorsements work. In addition to this, he organized music shows. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, his shows canceled.
  • He associated with the record labels  Billion Music Group, 21st Hapilos Compilations, Rush Sheikh Records, and Dane Raychords. Moreover, he uses the Reggae genre while composing his songs. 

  • Around 360K people subscribed to his YouTube channel. His songs received millions of views on YouTube.
  • Still, he is struggling for his life after the deadly attack happened on his. The attacker fired a bullet and injured his leg. Doctors performed the treatment on him. Soon, Rygin King will make a comeback with his refreshing songs. His fans are praying for his health too.
  • He can reveal the unknown attacker’s information to the police during the questioning session. It is not the first such kind of attack that happened in Jamaica. Many well-known celebrities and other people lost their lives in such incidents. Therefore, the police want to get all the accurate information from the singer to catch the culprits.


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