Kendrick Santana (born December 16, 1992) is an American professional wrestler signed to CTO, where he performs under the ringname Kidd Gucci. He is best known for his previous reign in CTO as the former World Heavyweight champion and former Tag Team champion with his former friend, Tyler Denim. The team became known as Livin' Color.
As a singles wrestler, Santana is a former World Heavyweight champion, having held the CTO World Heavyweight Championship one time and CTO Tag Team Championship one time.
Kendrick "Kidd Gucci" Santana was born on December 16, 1992, in San Juan Puerto Rico. His mother, Evelyn Santana, a secretary for a local insurance company, gave birth to him when she was 19 years old. His parents divorced when he was 8 months old, and his father permanently abandoned the family. When Santana was at the age of 12, his mother nicknamed him the Golden Child. He got this name for doing anything to make his mother proud. While his brothers were locked up for robbing a local grocery store, Santana was forced to take on the responsibility of being the man of the house. His mother died due to an automobile accident on her way to his graduation when Santana was seventeen.He developed an interest in the fast pace street life that Harlem New York, had to offer. Santana played basketball as a child, but had to stop after he got cut from the team for reckless behavior. He also played football during high school as a running back. He briefly competed in amateur wrestling in high school and track. He had to stop playing football in high school, after he was caught selling his pain medication and throwing football games for money. Uninterested in going to college, Santana began selling cocaine at the age of 18. Santana spent nine months in prison after pleading guilty to illegally selling drugs in Newark. Santana and his fellow gang members wore CVS pharmacists uniforms and would sneak in CVS after hours to sell the drugs. Santana plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to sell illegal drugs and was sentenced to two years in prison. He was released after serving about one-third of that term, and began wrestling in CTO shortly after.
Professional wrestling career
Early Career (2000-2004)
Canadian Area Wrestling (2004-present)
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CAW Championship (2008-present)
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Santana married his first wife, Emelie Xavier, in 2012. They have a daughter, Ellianna Rose Santana (born 2013). The marriage ended in 2014 due to domestic violence brought on by complications with his Bipolar and Post-traumatic stress disorder. After Xavier and Santana split, Santana was stalked by his former girlfriend,Rachel Reigns , younger sister, Alisha Jenay. Jenay and Santana date surely after but it did not last due to Jenay faking a pregnancy which lead to Santana leaving. Santana went on to date former CTO superstar, Doll. The two split due to irreconcilable differences. As the years went on, Santana met the current CTO DOD Champion, Rachel Reigns . The two split due to infidelity on Reigns behalf. Soon after, Santana been dating fellow CTO Superstar Marcela Ferreira. After a 6 month relationship, they came to a mutual agreement to be friends. This led to Kendrick rekindling his relationship with his current girlfriend Rachel Reigns.
- Finishing moves
- Entry Wound (Spear 2012 - Present)
- Signature moves
- Game Changer (Running delayed high-impact elbow drop, with theatrics 2012 - Present)
- "Kidd Gucci"
- "Kidd Santana"
- Entrance themes
- "Twisted Transistor" by Korn (November 10, 2012 - Present)
Championships and accomplishments
- Cherish the Oppertunity
- CTO World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
- CTO Tag Team Champion (1 time)