Lil Keed, a rapper signed to Young Thug’s Young Stoner Life label, died on Friday in Los Angeles. He was 24.
A rep confirmed the musician’s death to the New York Times on Saturday, hours before Keed (real name: Raqhid Jevon Render) was scheduled to perform at a music festival in Charlotte, N.C.
A cause of death has yet to be revealed.
Keed’s brother, fellow rapper Lil Gotit, also confirmed the tragic news via Instagram.
“Can’t believe I seened u die today bro,” he wrote. “I did all my cries I know what u want me to do and that’s go hard for Mama Daddy Our Brothers Naychur and Whiteboy.”
Shortly after news broke, fans of the Atlanta-based rapper took to social media to react and share their condolences.
“WTF is Goin On??? Me & lil bro just recorded!!” wrote Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul. “We did one for his new album but before he left the studio he dropped a quick verse and said ‘Thats for u Paul…that ones for you.’ Then walked out.”
Trippie Redd shared a series of videos of Keed, writing, “Bro I can’t believe this I was always encouraging u to take this rap s–t serious I brought u on tour with me because I had faith in you. Can’t understand this one truly hurting my soul rest easy brother 5Life.”