New York rapper 50 Cent knows Pop Smoke left the planet well beyond his time. The hip-hop veteran has shared the late 20-year-old’s cover of his unforgettable “Many Men” classic.
Big Facts: Last night, Fif hit up his social media pages to share Pop’s hard-hitting words.
On A Related Note: A few days ago, Houston rapper Travis Scott reflected on the world losing Smoke from gun violence.
Wait, There’s More: According to reports, a shocking Wednesday morning fatal shooting went down at Pop’s home in California.
Pop Smoke, an up and coming rapper, was shot and killed Wednesday morning in what appears to be a home invasion robbery … TMZ has learned. The rapper was at a home in the Hollywood Hills at around 4:30 AM when 2 men wearing hoodies and masks broke into a house … this according to law enforcement sources. We’re told the 2 men fired multiple shots, striking and critically wounding Pop Smoke. The men were seen fleeing on foot. (TMZ)
Before You Go: Police attempted to nab at least one suspect.
TMZ reports that no suspects have been apprehended or identified. One man was reportedly placed in handcuffs but was released after police determined he was not involved. It’s unclear if Pop Smoke knew the shooters. (Pop Culture)