Tributes Pour In For Yung Mazi After The Rapper Shot Dead In Atlanta

HipHop News Posted on August 7, 2017 at 1:43am

Tributes Pour In For Yung Mazi After The Rapper Shot Dead In Atlanta

Rest in peace, Yung Mazi.

Atlanta, GA – Some of Hip Hop's biggest names led tributes to Yung Mazi after the rapper was murdered outside of a restaurant in Atlanta on Sunday night.

According to AJC.com the shooting happened around 9 Sunday night (August 6) as the man of the left Urban Pie pizza restaurant in Hosea L. Williams, across the road from a police station.

While the police still have not released the identity of the victim, R. I. P. posts dedicated to the rapper of Atlanta began to flood social media throughout the night. Yung Mazi was part of Kevin Gates BWA crew, however, Gates is still behind bars, so that has not had the opportunity to react publicly to your step. The police also revealed that the victim was 31 at the time of death.

Rappers Yung Mazi had collaborated with such as Rich Homie Quan and Young Thug took to their social media accounts to mourn his friend.

Rest easy Mazi πŸ™πŸΎ

A post shared by ThatπŸ‘‰βœŒβ„’ (@richhomiequan) on August 6, 2017, 8:39pm PDT

RIP MAZI...

β€” Young Thug ひ (@youngthug) 7 August 2017

RIP Mazi 😒

β€” DJ music (@alextumay) 7 August 2017

On Twitter, Travis Scott wrote, "Rest easy for my bruddda young mazzzziiiiii my brudddaaa. Damnnnn," and shared an unreleased track that was recorded with Mazi titled "Dinosaurs."

Rest easy to my bruddda young mazzzziiiiii my brudddaaa. Damnnnn

β€” TRAVIS SCOTT (@trvisXX) August 7, 2017

https://t.co/Mvbs2eAhzE

β€” TRAVIS SCOTT (@trvisXX) August 7, 2017

Yung Mazi had survived being shot more than 10 times during the course of his life. In 2013, he survived a shot in the head in an incident that gave him brain damage and he was forced to learn to speak, read and write all over again, according to his website bio.

Mazi twitter, "God made me bulletproof," at the end of last December, after having survived another shooting.

Monday morning, no one has been arrested in connection with the shooting. AJC.com it

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