Bloody hip-hop: rappers 13, who died in the shootings before the age of 25 yearsPictolic
Only one day is 19 June 2018 in broad daylight of two American rapper died from bullets. During his short life they managed to become famous, to bring in hip-hop fresh ideas, several times to break the law.
American rappers often fall into serious trouble. There are 13 known popular performers of hip-hop who were victims of firearms before the age of 25 years.
Tupac Shakur (age 25, shot in 1996)
Two years before the bloody events, in 1994, the journalists asked the rapper how he presents himself in 15 years. Tupac Shakur said sincerely, that is unlikely to live that long. Most likely, he will be laid to rest in the cemetery. The rapper jokingly added that best friends mixed his ashes with weed. The words of the artist was prophetic.
Two years later he made the fateful trip to Las Vegas. Unknown shot Shakur when he was in his car. The body of the rapper was cremated. It was said that a portion of the ashes mixed with marijuana and smoked. Friends of the rapper had to deny ridiculous rumors.
The police have failed to solve the murder of a rapper. It was rumored that dying in the hospital Tupac refused to name the gunman, sending the investigator to hell. It is not excluded that the star hip-hop knew the killers.
Yaki kadafi (19 years, killed in 1996)
The young rapper is lucky to be alive, died when his friend Shakur. They were sitting in the same car, he saw the faces of the attackers could identify the criminals. Yaki kadafi was unable to help the investigation, because after a month he died from a shot by a drunken friend.
The Notorious B. I. G. (24 years, shot in 1997)
Police charged the rapper a suspect in the murder Sakura. The death of biggie was a copy of the events in Los Angeles. In addition, the rapper one was sitting in the car. But not one witness could not be found. Investigators have not solved the case.
D-Boy (22 years, died in 1990)
Young rapper gained fame as a performer of Christian rap. So he helped his parents, who in the past were drug addicts, but got rid of addiction. The parents began a new Chapter of life, give more to charity. They founded the "Street Church", which helped addicts to start a new life. In 1990, Danny Rodriguez died from a bullet on the porch of his house. The murder remains unsolved.
Charizma (20 years old, killed in 1993)
Christmas 1993 has not come for a popular by hip-hop Charizma. Just before Christmas in California before the Church, Palo Alto skirmish that took the life of a young Camouflage. Police arrested the killer in hot pursuit.
Big L (24 years, died in 1999)
In Harlem there was a car involved shooting of the rapper. According to police, the second participant was Gerard Woodley – a childhood friend of the slain rapper. However, investigators had enough evidence against Gerard. Woodley for half a year survived his friend and was shot in Harlem.
Camoflauge (21 years, murdered in 2003)
In a short career, Jason Johnson has launched four albums. Camouflage was married, raised two children. It is remarkable that the daughter of rapper also sings hip-hop. Jason Johnson was killed in front of his eyes, coming back from the Studio after working on a new album.
Dolla (21 years, died in 2009)
The rapper was shot a kind of Aubrey Lewis berry, when he parked the car in the Parking lot of the airport of Los Angeles. Berry tried to prove that he had used firearms for self-defense. The court, however, qualified his actions as murder.
Lil Phat (age 19, killed in 2012)
Ironically, rapper killed at a hospital in sandy springs (GA) while his wife gave birth to a daughter.
Lil JoJo (18 years, died in 2012)
The murder happened in Chicago. The young artist was driving down the street on a Bicycle when you were attacked by an unknown person. The murder was never solved.
Doe B (22 years, killed in 2013)
New year's eve in the bar with gunfire, which killed the famous rapper. Two young people were victims of firearms: a 20-year-old boy and a student. Six people were hospitalized with injuries of different severity. Doe B was married, raised two children. At the time of death his wife was pregnant with my third child. The police investigated the case for five years. The court sentenced 29-year-old Darius Thomas to 85 years in prison.
XXXTentacion (20 years, died in 2018)
In Miami shot Casey Dwayne Onfree. The rapper drove to the store, intending to buy a motorcycle. In the Parking lot he was attacked by unknown. They shot XXXTentacion, took full money bag which was in the car. According to investigators, Onfroy became a victim of robbers. Although, the police is not ruling out other versions.
Earlier, Jansa Dwayne Onfroy had problems with the law. In the past he was already serving a prison sentence for armed robbery. His pregnant girlfriend has repeatedly called 911 because of the harsh treatment, torture and violence. If XXXTentacion died, then you would be pleased to jail for a long time.
Jimmy Wopo (21 years, murdered in 2018)
Trayvon Smart, who spoke under the pseudonym Jimmy Wopo, was killed by us Pittsburgh. It is noteworthy that on the same day, shot another rapper – XXXTentacion. At one of the crossroads of the unknown fired at the car, which drove Jimmy Wopo. The young artist was fatally wounded and died in hospital.