Popular US rapper and member of Migos group, Kirshnik Khari Ball, popularly known as Takeoff, has been shot dead in Houston, Texas.
The rapper is said to have been killed over a dice game which went wrong suddenly.
Speculations that one of his group members Quavo was shot has been debunked as the artiste was the only casualty.
Repose en paix Takeoff 🕊️
Le rappeur s’est fait tué cette nuit à Houston, il avait 28 ans.. pic.twitter.com/1pSIL6IHBl
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The sad event comes only a few hours after popular Nigerian musician, davido lost his son ifeanyi who drowned to his death in the family’s swimming pool.
Takeoff was born on June 18, 1994 and he’s the youngest member of the Migos group which was started in 2009 with his relatives Quavo and Offset.
Their songs “Versace” and “Bad and Boujee” became major streaming hits, and whose 2017 sophomore album, Culture, topped the pop charts in both the U.S. and Canada.
Along with his contributions to Migos, Takeoff released his solo full-length debut, The Last Rocket, in 2018, along with singles like the 2022 Rich the Kid collaboration “Crypto.” Also in 2022, he released a full album with fellow Migos member Quavo titled Only Built for Infinity Links.
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