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Trentavious “Bankroll Fresh” White funeral took place on March 12 at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church in Atlanta

Rapper Eminem is stated to be in shock after the body of his ex-wife’s twin sister Dawn Scott, 40, was found dead of a reported drug overdose.

The Memphis hip hop community is grieving the loss of rap veteran Koopsta Knicca, most known for his gritty choruses and dope rhymes which made the rap music group Three 6 Mafia beyond mystical and eerie with the help of the late Lord Infamous.

Rapper Sean Price of hip hop group Heltah Skeltah aka Ruck was found dead in his New York apartment in the early morning hours of Saturday.

The Memphis hip hop community is grieving the loss of a Memphis rap icon, Nick Scarfo born Nicholas Jackson, 42, founder of Prophet Entertainment (aka Prophet Posse), the founding home of Three 6 Mafia, Killa Klan Kaze and Phatidef Music.

Young Money/Cash Money rapper Nicki Minaj’s tour manager was killed after being being stabbed to death in East Mount Airy, Philadelphia. Police say on Tuesday, at least 2 members of Nicki’s crew were stabbed – De’Von ‘Day Day’ Pickett of New York, a road tour hand and reported manager, and Eric Parker of Philadelphia.

Rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight, co-founder of the infamous hip hop record label Death Row Records, responsible for the success of artists like 2Pac, Dre Dre, Snoop Dogg and others, was arrested on charges of murder following a hit and run which ended up killing a man after an alleged altercation with someone whom he […]

Rapper ASAP Rocky has broken his silence and spoke for the first time about the death of ASAP Mob founder, ASAP Yams. Rocky, who attended the Sundance Film Festival over the weekend in Park City, Utah, dedicated a song to ASAP Yams at an afterparty.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was reportedly an eyewitness to the death of “Hit The Floor” dancer Stephanie Moseley due to being on Facetime as rapper Earl Hayes pulled a gun and shot his wife before killing himself in a rage on Monday morning.

Celebrities are mourning and police are investigating the deaths of VH1 “Hit The Floor” actress and dancer Stephanie Moseley and her rapper husband Earl Hayes, a member of Floyd Mayweather’s Money Team, after the rapper reportedly shot his wife before turning the gun on himself in the suspected murder-suicide.

Philly rapper Christopher Roney better known as Cool C reportedly has been scheduled for execution for the killing of a police officer in 1996.

The hip hop community is mourning the death of Big Bank Hank, rapper from the pioneering hip hop group Sugarhill Gang, who passed away on Tuesday.

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