About Us

Yo! Raps is an award-winning global urban online magazine launched in 2006 and has quickly emerged as one of the premier urban music websites on the web. Our primary purpose is to provide information about Hip-Hop, Rap, R&B and Soul combined with multiple daily updates to the young urban demographic at its website. Get your daily dose of music!

Takeoff, one-third of Migos, is dead after an early morning shooting in Houston at the age of 28.

Early Tuesday (November 1) morning, news broke on social media that Migos rapper Takeoff was reportedly shot and killed in Texas. After much confusion, the tragic news was confirmed.

Law enforcement sources say that the fatal incident went down shortly after 2:30 AM at a bowling alley called 810 Billiards & Bowling Houston.

Reports are that Takeoff, real name Kirshnik Khari Ball, was shot and killed in a heated game of dice in Houston. A video is circulating online of a distraught Quavo walking around Takeoff as the latter laid dead in a pool of blood.

TMZ claims, “Takeoff and Quavo were there playing dice when an altercation broke out and that’s when someone opened fire, shooting Takeoff … either in the head or near to his head.”

Takeoff was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other people on the premises were shot and taken to hospital. Quavo was unharmed.

Both Migos rappers have just released their music video “Messy” last weekend, which is the lead single from their joint album “Only Built For Infinity Links”.

Rest in power to Takeoff!

Like this post?

Click on a star to rate

Average: 4 / 5. Total Votes: 223

No votes so far!

Thanks for rating!

Follow us on social media

Share: