the death of the rapper take offmurdered on Tuesday 1 at dawn outside a bowling alley in Houston, he provoked a tribute from the world of music, which through social networks expressed their pain at the farewell to the 28-year-old rapper.
Takeoff, whose name was Kirsnick Khari Ball, was part of the Migos trio along with Quavo and Offset.
Take off reportedly got hit at a “private party” when a group gathered outside 810 Billiards & Bowling Houston at 2:30 am. Footage of the scene shows the dead rapper surrounded by a pool of blood after being “shot in the head” during the fight, according to the Daily Mail report.
As news of the shooting spread, Takeoff’s friends and fans took to Twitter to pay tribute.
Messages on Twitter
British rapper AJ Tracey paid tribute, writing: ‘no Takeoff! RIP ‘.
Singer and actress Keri Hilson wrote, “Rest in peace, @ 1YoungTakeoff. Healing love for your siblings, family and friends. # Went too soon.”
While YouTuber Jake Paul added: “The senseless kills must stop. Need to unify. RIP TAKE OFF.
Whileboxer Chris Eubank Jr. said: “I remember @ 1YoungTakeoff was such a cold down-to-earth guy. I can’t believe I have to say it again on oranother young black star who was killed for no reason, something really needs to change in the industry, it’s disgusting how easy it is and how often people die. RIP takeoff ‘.
Rapper Ugly God wrote, “Don’t they realize these niggas changed the whole rap cadence when they came out? This man stood aloof, keeping it to a minimum and minding his own business from the start.. If that’s not enough to leave you alone, then I don’t know. “
reality star claudia johnson tweeted: “sad and useless. He was a passerby and was hit. We need to do something so that everyone and their moms in Texas have the guns! Especially reckless people who simply can’t disagree with people, have to resort to this! My condolences to all the Takeoff family. He left at 28. ‘
Twitch youtuber and streamer Adin Ross wrote: “Rest in peace for take off. I just talked to him too … I’m in shock right now, I can’t believe it. I pray to God it’s fake. This shit isn’t. right, brother.
Fellow rapper Russ tweeted: “rip takeoff” followed by a praying emoji, while YouTuber Nikita Dragun tweeted a photo of Takeoff.
City Girls’ Yung Miami tweeted her shock, writing “Damn Takeoff” with a chain of broken hearts.
American rapper Almighty Jay commented on Takeoff’s Instagram: “Brother you were such a laid-back gang that you didn’t deserve any of that brother.” I just talked to you brother. It hurts.’
the radio announcer Darvio Tomorrow he said, “When I was a kid, shooting Tupac and Biggie was a big deal. You haven’t seen big stars like that get killed and killed. Now it’s happening like every other month. I’ve never seen so many major artists die this way. What about a game of dice?!? Nonsense. RIP Takeoff.
Author Frederick Joseph wrote, “I want to see more black men with gray hair. Get older and be wiser. My heart is broken by the constant need that we publish” Rest in Peace “because the violence has taken another of us. But here we are, sleep tight, Takeoff.
Officers confirmed that there were between 40 and 50 people at the scene where Takeoff was killed when they discovered a man with a gunshot wound to his head or neck.
Two other victims were also rushed to hospital in a private vehicle and it is not clear what their condition is.
Takeoff had joined his uncle Quavo for a game of dice before the shooting, witnesses and law enforcement told TMZ.
A group began to gather around the injured rapper and tried to move him, but quickly lowered him to the ground as Quavo yelled for help.
Migos was founded by Takeoff in 2008 with his uncle Quavo and his cousin Offset, who is married to Cardi B.
Four hours before the shooting, Takeoff posted a photo of himself smoking in the room where he was killed.