Lil Keed has passed away at the age of 24. His brother and fellow rapper Lil Gotit broke a tragic Saturday morning break on Instagram.
“Can’t believe I saw you die today,” he wrote. “I did all that I cried. I know what you want me to do and it’s been tough for Mama, Daddy, Our Brothers, Naychur and Whiteboy #ImaHoldthisShitDown. “The cause of death has not yet been revealed.
The Atlanta rapper is Young Thug’s protégé and has been signed to his YSL record label. He released two mixtapes through YSL, 2019’s Long live Mexico and in 2020 Stuck on Cleveland 3and hit singles like “Snake”, “She Know” and “Wavy (Remix)”. Lil Keed is also featured on tracks by Travis Scott, Lil Uzi Vert, Chris Brown, Future, Zaytoven and Lil Yachty.
Earlier this week, Young Thug, Gunna and other members of YSL were arrested and charged with conspiring to violate the Georgia Influential and Corrupt Organizations Act, or RICO Act, in an indictment. including 56 crimes. Lil Keed is not named in the indictment.
Lil Keed’s girlfriend Quana shared a long and heartbreaking post on Instagram, which you can read here. The couple has a daughter named Naychur and Quana is pregnant with their second child.
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