Gucci Mane, Key Glock, NLE Choppa, and More Mourn Loss of Memphis Rapper Big Scarr

Rising Memphis rapper Big Scarr passed away Thursday. Several hip-hop artists took to social media to mourn his death. Check out their tributes here.

Rising Memphis rapper Big Scarr passed away on Thursday, TMZ reports. Scarr, born Alexander Woods, was 22 years old.

Gucci Mane, who signed Big Scarr to his New 1017 Records label in 2020, took to Instagram on Thursday to the mourn the up-and-comer’s death. “This hurt. I’m a miss you,” Gucci wrote.

TMZ notes that Scarr’s cause of death is unknown, though there are no signs of foul play.

Numerous journalists and rap insiders took to social media on Friday to share tributes to Scarr, while acknowledging the recent tragedies that have engulfed the hip-hop community.

RIP Big Scarr. A whole lot of bangers in a very short time.

An entire generation of rap stars killed, dead from an accidental od, or incarcerated before they have the chance to realize their full potential.

A recurring series of tragedies streaming on a cursed infinity loop.

— Otto Von Biz Markie (@Passionweiss) December 23, 2022

shit changes so fast. Gucci was pushing "The New 1017" movement hard. then

Foogiano got 5
Pooh Shiesty got 63 months
Big Scarr passed

— greasy and calm (@andrejgee) December 23, 2022

Big Scarr has reportedly passed away. He just wrapped up a major year & was preparing to tour with Key Glock and perform at Rolling Loud LA next year. The worst part is that he died right before the holidays.

My condolences go out to his family, Gucci Mane & 1017. RIP Big Scarr

— Tony M. Centeno (@_tonyMC) December 23, 2022

After signing with Gucci’s 1017 label in 2020, Big Scarr dropped his debut full-length project Big Grim Reaper in 2021. After making waves with notable tracks such as “SolcyBoyz 2” and “Poppin,” Big Scarr was named to XXL’s 2022 Freshman Class, and was set to embark on a tour with fellow Memphis rapper Key Glock.

Scroll down to see some tributes in honor of Big Scarr.

Scarr how you do me like that grape 💔

— NLE Choppa (@Nlechoppa1) December 23, 2022

damn lil bro.. 🤦🏾‍♂️💔

— GLIZOCK🌹 (@KeyGLOCK) December 23, 2022

Damn big scarr💔

— Tay Keith (@taykeith) December 23, 2022

My Baby Gone Mayne💔

— HOTBOYWES (@Hotboywes1017) December 23, 2022

My heart to the flo….right now

— HOTBOYWES (@Hotboywes1017) December 23, 2022


— HOTBOYWES (@Hotboywes1017) December 23, 2022

Never cried so much in my life 💔

— Enchanting (@luv_enchanting) December 23, 2022

Y’all don’t understand how much I love this boy why would he leave me like this 💔💔💔💔

— Enchanting (@luv_enchanting) December 23, 2022

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