MC Ride is a rapper and visual artist who has come to be known as a member of the rap group, Death Grips. A rather mysterious man, he has revealed that he is very distrustful of humans and so he keeps all information about himself very private without wanting anyone to know who he really is. Nonetheless, thanks to his arts which has dragged him out of the shadows, he is now famous. Here’s all there is to know about him.
MC Ride – Stefan Burnett – Biography (Age)
Although it is as MC Ride that the rapper is known by his fans and across the media, he was born Stefan Corbin Burnett on May 10, 1978, in Sacramento, California. It was also in Sacramento that he was brought up alongside his brother, Swank Daddy, who is also into hip-hop.
As a private person that he is, not much is known about his childhood and early education, but it is known that as a result of his interest in visual arts, he later went to Hampton University where he studied it as a course. He did not spend a very long time there before he decided to call it quits in order to pursue his career as a rapper.
Stefan Burnett started performing under the name Mxlplx and then together with his brother and Young G who is also a Sacramento rapper, he formed the group known as Fyre. Swank Daddy would later get married and because he was unable to keep up with the group after that, it was forced to disintegrate.
MC Ride suspended his musical career partially and took to working at a pizza restaurant after the group ended. He also pursued a career as a visual artist during the same period. By 2010, he had collaborated with Zach Hill to form the group under which he would be popular, Death Grips. Another founding member of the group is Andy Morin.
In 2011, the group released its first EP Exmilitary. Then in 2012, the group released its first album The Money Store followed by No Love Deep Web in the same year. In 2013, the group released Government Plates, then The Powers That B (2015), Bottomless Pit (2016), and Year of the Snitch (2018).
On the mainstream, Mc Ride and his group do not have a strong presence, but the group still enjoys fanatical followership. The lyrics of the group is rather extreme with themes of occultism, sex, drugs, and other things of the sort.
His Net Worth
Stefan Burnett has been quite successful as a rapper under the hip hop group, Death Grips. That said, his actual net worth is still not known although some sources place him at a worth of $750,000. He made his fortune from his career as a rapper as well as from his work as a painter.
MC Ride’s Tattoos
One of the things that have remained a subject of great fascination and speculation about the rapper is his many tattoos and their meanings. The truth is that tattoos, in general, have more meanings to the person who has them and unless he reveals them himself, one may never ever get to know. As mysterious as he is, he has not revealed what they mean to him, so their meanings have only remained as speculations.
He has many tattoos on his chest, arms, shoulders, back, and other parts of his body including some part of his neck.
On his stomach, he has a “111” tattoo which according to a user on Reddit, means 666 in Hebrew which may have some cultic connotation. He also has half skull tattoo on his stomach. On his chest, MC Ride has a Fly tatt which is said to mean Beelzebub – Lord of the Flies, Two Pentagram, a skull, and Squares. The meanings behind these are not very clear.
On his left arm, Stefan Burnett has “Veve of Papa Legba” while on his wrist there are the star and crescent symbol, as well as skull and tarantula tatts.
On his right arm, he has a plus sign within a circle tattoo and an upside down triangle inside a circle, a spider, and on his back; there are tatts of the Goat of Mendes, Raven, and “Death”. He has some unclear tattoos on his palms as well.
Stefan Burnett’s Height
A rich bearded and mysterious man, MC Ride is a man who has an athletic build. His height, just like many other things about him is not known. However, looking at him, one can see that he is of average height.