Death Pop Smoke : the rapper 20-year-old killed during a burglary

Mort de Pop Smoke : le rappeur de 20 ans tué lors d'un cambriolage

Pop Smoke : the rapper is dead 20 years after a burglary

The world of american rap is again in mourning. This Wednesday, February 19, TMZ announced the death of Pop Smoke to just 20 years. The one who had just released his mixtape “Meet the Woo 2” and had collaborated with Nicki Minaj, and Travis Scott was killed during a burglary in Los Angeles.

For the past several months, the world of rap and is hit by a wave of tragic deaths : Nipsey Hussle was killed in a shootout in April 2019, the French Nepal left us in November, Juice Wrld has died of a poisoning with drugs in December and the 2nd of January, it is the young rapper Lexi Alijai who died following an accidental overdose. A sad announcement will still touch fans of rap.

Pop Smoke is death to 20 years

Artist full-forward, Pop Smoke (Bashar Barakah Jackson, his real name) is tragically passed away this February 19, according to TMZ. The rapper has been the victim of a burglary that occurred in the Hollywood Hills, a neighborhood of Los Angeles. As explained in the site, often very well informed, and who has recently unveiled the death of the basketball player, Kobe Bryant, Pop Smoke was present in his house when, around 4: 30 am (american), two men wearing masks broke into the home. “We know that two men were shot many times, affecting critically Pop Smoke” can read on the site. The two men reportedly fled on foot and have not been stopped for the time being. The young rapper from 20 years ago would have then been transported by ambulance to Cedars-Sinai hospital where he was declared dead.

A native of New York city, Pop, Smoke began music in 2018. In April 2019, he released his first single Welcome to the Party and then worked with Nicki Minaj and Travis Scott in particular on the title Gatti present on “JackBoys”, compilation album of the collective, JackBoys. His mixtape Meet the Who 2, very well received by his fans, was released on 7 February last.

The web in mourning

A sad announcement that was made to react on the social networks. Many anonymous have paid tribute to the rappers, just like some artists. This is the case of Gradur, 50 cent or the singer Justine Skye.

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