Shock for fans as much loved music charts star dies

UP and coming Atlanta rapper Lil Keed has died at the age of 24.

His brother, artist Lil Gotit, shared the heartbreaking news on social media.

In a post, he wrote: “Can’t believe I seened u die today bro I did all my cries I know what u want me to do and that’s go hard for Mama Daddy Our Brothers Naychur and Whiteboy.”

Lil Keed, real name Raqhid Render, leaves behind a young daughter, Naychur.

He released his final album Trapped on Cleveland 3 in 2020.

The deluxe version included collaborations with stars such as Travis Scott, Young Thug and Chris Brown.

His cause of death has not yet been confirmed.

Born on March 16, 1998, in Atlanta, Georgia, Lil Keed briefly worked at Subway and McDonald’s during his teenage years before breaking into the music industry.

Lil Keed, the sixth of seven children, was signed under Young Thug’s record label, YSL (Young Stoner Life), as well as 300 Entertainment.

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