Grammy-winning rapper T.I. and Big Boi are shining light on an unpleasant story currently getting overlooked by the media. The Atlanta rap stars hit up social media Tuesday to acknowledge the ruthless lynching of 21-year-old father-to-be Taemon Blair.
Both Tip and Boi hit up Instagram to encourage the story to go viral.
This week, details surfaced of Blair’s mysterious death but didn’t generate widespread news coverage.
Taemon Blair, a 21 year old black young man from Charlotte, NC was found hung to death inside of the trailer of his 18 wheeler, while working on the road & preparing for the arrival of his child in Fort Wayne, IN. The incident happened on 3-15-19, but seems to only be mentioned on social media… Yup, you guessed it, no news coverage! He was lynched, but the officials have ruled his death as a suicide. Taemon was a great kid, graduated from West Charlotte High School with straight A’s and he was also an excellent father and provider. Suspected, there were signs of a struggle. (Ear Kandy Radio)