The Atlanta born rapper Lil Marlo has reportedly died on Saturday night, according to his acquaintance Lil Yachty. Lil Marlo death reports are surfacing the internet, however, no solid claims have been made as to how did he die?. Social media is swarmed with grieving tweets and messages.
Initially, Durrty Daily posted the Lil Marlo death news. Later on, a popular American rapper and a friend of Marlo’s, Lil Yachty posted a picture with him and captioned the photo “rip brother.”
Yachty mentioned that he and Marlo had just worked together on Saturday morning at 4 for a collaboration track. Atlanta Rapper Lil Marlo death has devastated the long-time friend. He wrote, “We just did a song a 4 this morning smh rip brother [Lil Marlo].”
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Who was Lil Marlo?
Born Rudolph Johnson, the Atlanta rapper Lil Marlo, 27-year-old was found dead on the night of July 11. He was born and raised in Bowen Home projects on the Westside area of Atlanta.
Marlo was known for his iconic style of portraying indie culture in his hip-hop music. His most notable works include “A-Town”, “Fu*ckem” and “9 + Z6ne = 1’5”. He was friends with Lil Baby, an American rapper and an Atlanta native. Both worked with record label Quality Control and entered the hip-hop scene together in 2017.
Initially, Marlo did not consider writing and singing songs. It was only when his friends encouraged him to write music, Marlo decided to dedicate fully to the music world. “He used his experiences on the streets to earn success quickly,” All music stated.
Lil Marlo Death – How Did The Atlanta Rapper Die?
Lil Marlo was assassinated by an unknown number of gunmen while driving the car on a highway in Atlanta. Lil Marlo was shot dead, according to a Twitter user.
Lil Baby’s best friend and QC artist Marlo reportedly has been shot dead
Atlanta rapper Rudolph “Lil Marlo” Johnson was only 27 years old pic.twitter.com/rsvlgAMgNr
— Complex Ambition (@ComplexAmbition) July 12, 2020
The story is still developing, no concrete evidence, proving it was a homicide, have been obtained so far. We will update the confirmation news on Atlanta Rapper Lil Marlo Death Reason/Cause as soon as the rapper’s spokesperson or family members speaks on the matter.
Lil Marlo was Last Active on Instagram on July 5
The late rapper was last active on social media on July 5. His last post on Instagram was a sponsored ad for a show he was performing at the Cosmopolitan Premier Lounge in Atlanta. Check out the post.
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Lil Marlo Family: The rapper left behind a wife and three daughters. Marlo posted a photo with his daughters on Father’s Day 2020, he wrote, “Thanks for Making Me Y’all Father I Wouldn’t Trade Y’all For Da World #kemora #Rihana #Marlo #Rudy Da Johnson Family.”
On Father’s Day, Lil Marlo posted a video of him with his daughter. He wrote, “Thanks For Making Me Y’all Father I Wouldn’t Trade Y’all For Da World #kemora #Rihanna #Marlo #Rudy Da Johnson Family”
#RIPMarlo Trending on Twitter – Fans Paid Tribute to the Late Atlanta Rapper Lil Marlo
The hashtag RIP Marlo is trending on Twitter. Fans and friends from all over the nation and hip-hop industry are paying tribute to the deceased A-Town fame. Take a look at some of the heartfelt tweets posted on Twitter.
Rest In Peace to Atlanta’s own, Lil Marlo. The rapper & rising star was known for hits like ‘1st and 3rd’ and ‘Stay Down’.
Sending much love to his family & friends. pic.twitter.com/z2B2pMhQxU
— Def Pen (@defpen) July 12, 2020
People blaming 2020 for the death of several rappers.
Nipsey, Kobe, Pop Smoke, Juice Wrld, now Lil Marlo? Life too short man. 😭
— KHAWAJA (@khawajaonrepeat) July 12, 2020
Rest In Peace to Atlanta rapper, Lil Marlo. He passed away today at the age of 27. 🕊🙏🏾
“Marlo my dawg that’s fa sho. We won’t fall out about shit, ‘specially not bout no bitch.”
– Lil Baby, “Freestlye”https://t.co/cXIHKBWugz pic.twitter.com/OKFjWYvjj7
— TheFilmCulture.com (@TheFilmCulture) July 12, 2020
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