Texas-based Rapper BFG Straap has left the world. The tragic incident took place in the after-effects of the South Dallas shooting.
Along with BFG Straap, another too victim lost his life. The video regarding the crime area has gone viral on Twitter. A media outlet shared the recording where police can be seen in the surrounding. They put a yellow barricade to stop the people from entering.
BFG Straap Killed In South Dallas Shooting
The news took the rapping world by storm. On 23rd September, rapper BFG Straap was dead. He was involved in the South Dallas shooting which took the lives of 2 people.
As per the reports of CBS, the shooting transpired in the 2800 block of Casey St. The 22-year-old rapper BFG Straap was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital. He was enduring gunshot wounds. Another victim Cory Media Lucien was dead at the crime scene itself.
The authorities have identified the two victims. Moreover, they have requested citizens to contact Detective Kim Mayfield, if there is any lead at at 214-671-3646.
Condolence Messages From Fans
BFG Straap’s personal manager was the first one to confirm the news. She posted the rapper’s picture with an emotional message saying-
My heart in a million pieces right now!
Further, condolences from fans and friends started to pour in. One user in an absolute shock wrote-
Another Dallas artist taken by the streets … prayers to his loved ones
Many of the fans couldn’t believe the unfortunate demise of the Rapper. Hence, he was widely popular and loved music artist in the city and beyond.
More About BFG Straap
The Rapper BFG Straap was young blood born on the 7th of January 2000. His life was full of suffering, heartache, and hardships. He was born when his mother was in prison.
BFG Straap’ real name was Antywon Dillard. Dillard was passionate about music and rapping. In fact, his interest came from his family members who harbored the same passion. Hence, he gathered the motivation to pursue his rapping career.
BFG Straap launched his album STRAAP A MANIAC in July 2019 which garnered him a lot of popularity. Songs like Surgery, La Vegas, focus became smash hit singles. Similarly, BFG Straap’s music genre was southern hip-hop tracks, urban and modern beats. So, his music represents those themes.
The rapper in his brief yet wonderful career collaborated with many big musicians. They include- Trapboy Freddy, Lil CJ Kasino, YBN Almighty Jay, and Gunna. In fact, he had a great line of projects as well. This involved working with Grammy Nominated music producer Jetson Made.
Unfortunately, the man with great talent and possibilities left so soon.
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