Rising rapper Pop Smoke has kicked the bucket at age 20.
Drifter announced Pop Smoke, conceived Bashar Jackson, was shot and killed in a home attack Wednesday in Los Angeles.
A Los Angeles Police Department rep affirmed officials reacted to a crisis call at 4:20 a.m. after veiled shooters broke into the house where Pop Smoke was remaining. The rapper was moved to a neighborhood clinic, where he was articulated dead upon appearance.
LAPD authorities gave an update during a question and answer session Wednesday. Capt. Steve Lurie said there were a few observers to the wrongdoing, and affirmed there are somewhere in the range of two and six suspects.
two men discharged various shots during the home attack. The men were seen escaping the scene by walking and still can’t seem to be captured or recognized.
Sources said the house is possessed by Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Teddi Mellencamp and her significant other, Edwin Arroyave. The house was supposedly being leased as an AirBnB.
Rapper Nicki Minaj, who worked together with Pop Smoke on a remix of his single “Welcome to the Party,” was among those to pay tribute to the rapper via web-based networking media.
“The Bible tells us that jealousy is as cruel as the grave. Unbelievable. Rest In Peace, Pop,” Minaj composed on Instagram.
Pop Smoke was known for “Welcome to the Party” and the singles “War” including Lil Tjay, “Drive the Boat” and “Dior.” He discharged his second mixtape, Meet the Woo 2, a week ago.