Breaking: Lil Keed, popular young rapper dies at 24

Lil Keed

Lil Keed, a rapper with Young Thug’s Young Stoner Life Records, passed away on Friday night, his brother Lil Gotit confirmed. 

Keed, whose birth name was Raqhid Jevon Render, was just 24 years old. He was best known for working with Travis Scott and Chris Brown on his most recent album, Trapped on Cleveland 3.

His brother posted a heartfelt tribute to him alongside a picture of the now deceased rapper in an early morning post. 

In the photo, the rapper wore a plaid shirt and held a weapon in his arms. A huge gold chain looped around his neck. 

Lil Gotit captioned the post, ‘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 #ImaHoldthisShitDown.’

Lil Keed’s cause of death is not immediately clear. He was due to perform in North Carolina on Saturday night.