Tyesean Jare Jenkins was born on June 9th, 1993 to Darlene Hampton and Thaddeus Jacobs in Seattle, Washington. Tyesean grew up in Lynnwood Washington and attended Lynnwood Elementary, Alderwood Middle, and Lynnwood High School.

As a child he loved sports and played both football and basketball. As a teen Tyesean  grew a love for music and became known as “HYPE” (the rapper) and enjoyed both writing and performing with his brother and friends. Four years ago he became the father of a beautiful baby girl who he loved and cherished dearly.

Tyesean is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Jacqueline Elizabeth Hampton and paternal grandmother Cynthia Maria Howze. His siblings; Tasheya Jenkins, Lare Jenkins, Tasheyla (JoJo) Jenkins, Paris Redwood, Payten Redwood, Dayvion Jacobs and Trunsae Watkins-Hampton, He leaves his legacy with his daughter Moniece Elizabeth Jenkins.

Tyesean will always remain in the hearts of his paternal grandfather Raymond Hampton Sr,  paternal grandfather Cynthia Marie Howze, his mother Darlene  Gertrude  Hampton, God-Mother Simone Thuyns, father Thaddeus Jacobs, and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and others.