Rising Rapper Marley G Killed In Nightclub Shooting

Social media reports claim that Louisiana rapper Marley G is dead at 20.

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20-year-old Louisiana rapper Marley G has been killed. Hip-Hop Vibe reports that the rapper was shot at a nightclub, though details of the incident are sparse. 

The rising rapper's death has been confirmed by people close to him, who have gone to social media to mourn his passing. YBN Nahmir and YBN Almighty Jay have both posted tributes to Instagram grieving the loss of the young rapper who was recently signed to Rap-A-Lot Records.

Nahmir said that he was "gettin' tired of makin' post[s] like this" along with a photo of Marley wearing a Rap-A-Lot chain. 

YBN Almighty Jay shared a photo of himself with the rapper with "Love ya, bro" in the caption. 

A woman claiming to be Marley's girlfriend also posted about the rapper's untimely death. 

"Last night was the last night I ever got to sleep next to you. My heart is so hurt. I knew something was wrong today. I’m f*cking sick. I just wanna go home and cuddle you like we do everyday. How am I supposed to stay in our apartment w/o you?" she wrote. "It’s not f*cking fair I’m so angry, @officialmarleyg you know I believed in you so much. It’s MARLEY GANG MILITARY FOREVER DUMB WAY. F*ck all the rest of you. Rest In Peace my King." 

Though Marley had yet to break through, his videos for tracks like "No Hook" and "I Got Em" were seeing increasing numbers of views. Rap-A-Lot Records team members have yet to comment on his passing.

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