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Jan 6, 2022 · Fans were in shock when Coolio's manager announced that the rapper had suddenly died on Sept.

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Even some of the Black men in hip-hop who do not die violently, still live relatively short lives.

. Oct 6, 2022 · Oct. Straap died in a hospital on September 22 after being shot in the 2800 block of Casey St.

But there’s another trend being reflected in the high death rate of rappers. .

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The shock of the news felt intense but familiar, like the continuation of a rhythm — the result of having spent the past three years watching rappers die younger. .

He was only 28, so many people are wondering how Takeoff died and who. The exact cause of Malik's death has yet to be confirmed, but it fits into a troubling pattern of rappers, especially those from the golden era of hip hop's early days.

Dec 21, 2022 · Born LePreston Porter, Memphis rapper Snootie Wild was shot in Houston on February 25, 2022, and succumb to his injuries on the 27th after two days of fighting for his life.
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Nov 1, 2022 · UNITED STATES – Known by his stage name “Takeoff”, 28-year-old rapper Kirshnik Khari Ball was shot and killed during a private party at a bowling alley this week.

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. . Takeoff, who was one-third of the platinum-selling rap group Migos, was shot and killed early Tuesday in Houston, Texas, authorities said. . He was 28. Takeoff, who was one-third of the platinum-selling rap group Migos, was shot and killed early Tuesday in Houston, Texas, authorities said.

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Sep 13, 2022 · Memphis-based rapper Young Dolph was fatally shot while buying cookies November 17, 2021.

14 hours ago · Tina Turner, the American-born singer who left a hardscrabble farming community and abusive relationship to become one of the top recording artists of all time, died on Wednesday at the age of 83.

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