Is Takeoff Really Dead? Rapper Reportedly Shot Dead

Netizens have waked up to unfortunate news. As the reports claim that Takeoff is shot dead, fans are looking to know if Takeoff really passed away or if it is another death hoax. To address the concern of Migos fans, below we have broken down everything about the unfortunate news.

As per the reports received on November 1st, the popular Migos rapper is shot dead in Houston, Texas. TMZ has broken the news and they have claimed that the young rapper has been shot dead after 2.30 am on Tuesday 1st November 2022 at a bowling alley.

As per the available reports, the rapper was playing a dice game with his uncle and bandmate Quavo and an unidentified person opened fire at the rapper. According to the available news, the popular young rapper was pronounced dead at the scene.

Houston Police has also responded to the incident revealing that the force responded to a shooting incident at the venue at 1200 Polk. The report from the police department further adds that “one victim was found deceased upon arrival”. However, they have not revealed the identity of the victim as of now.

As per the Police, they will not identify the victim’s identity “until his family is notified”. Also, Harris County Institute Of Forensic Sciences is also yet to reveal the identity of the victim.

The unfortunate news of the Rapper’s passing has spread on social media like wildfire. Some of his fans are not able to believe the news and they really are in shock to hear that Takeoff is dead. Nonetheless, several fans have started pouring messages of condolence and prayers on several social media platforms.

How Did Rapper Takeoff Die?

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Yes, unfortunately, the popular Rapper Takeoff passed away at the age of 28. Following the news related to his death, several people have started inquiring about his net worth. If you are among these curious users, here is a closer look at the rapper’s life.

According to the reports from ‘Celebrity Net Worth’, Takeoff had an estimated net worth of $26 million (£22.5 million) at the time of passing. A major proportion of his wealth came following the success of Migos.

Migos was the band of Takeoff alongside his uncle Quavo and cousin Offset. Some of the hit tracks that aided the popularity of Migos were Versace, Bad And Boujee, MotorSport, and Stir Fry.

Born in Lawrenceville, Georgia Takeoff whose real name was Kirshnik Khari Ball started his rapping career in 2008. From the very beginning of his rapping career, Takeoff remained with his uncle and cousin.

The trio was initially known as Polo Club but they later changed their club name to Migos. Their first mixtape, Juug Season was released in August 2011. Their second mixtape was released in the following year but the trio didn’t succeed to garner the spotlight.

However, later in 2023, the band rose to prominence following their hit track Versace. This track played a crucial role in pushing the band to prominence.

Later in the year 2015, the band rolled out their debut album Yung Rich Nation which proved to be the most successful album of their career. It peaked at number 17 on the Billboard 200 and it featured Chris Brown and Young Thug.

As per the available information, Migos has rolled a total of 43 songs, among which 4 songs have made it to the top 10 hits.

Takeoff’s Estimated Net Worth

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After coming across the news of Takeoff’s passing, fans have started sharing messages of condolence on Twitter and on several social media platforms.

Below are some of the tributes that Takeoff’s fans have paid to him on Twitter:

One of Takeoff’s fans wrote, “RIP to one of the greatest to ever touch a mic @1YoungTakeoff”.

Another wrote, “RIP Takeoff this was not the news I expected to wake up and see. This world is getting more crazier by the day. So sad,”

“This is so heartbreaking. RIP Takeoff, condolences to Migos, Cardi, and family,” added another user.

“Takeoff was the most talented out of the Migos. He was so underrated and was just getting the spotlight he deserved,” added another user.

“Definitely didn’t deserve to die like this. Another rapper gone too soon. Prayers go out to his family and friends”, wrote another.

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The Bottom Line

Unfortunately, the 28-year-old young rapper Takeoff is really being shot dead in a shooting incident. May the beautiful soul of Takeoff rest in peace.

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