The musician was 25 and his death has been described in “suspicious” ad reports, with his body found in the southern part of East Bay, miles from where he was last seen. times.
The murder of Lil Yase – real name Mark Antonyyo Alexander – shocked her circle of friends and peers.
His shock death came just hours after using social media to wish his subscribers a Happy Thanksgiving – and soon after he had met friends at a recording studio in Marin County, north of San Francisco.
TMZ reported the death, saying the musician left the studio: “alone at one point around 11:30 am or midnight, telling his pals he would be back right away.
The report goes on to say that the star’s friends learned an hour and a half later that he was shot in East Bay – an hour’s drive from the recording studio he was in.
The TMZ report continues, “We are told that people in Yase’s inner circle are stunned – because he had no known enemies and hadn’t done anything they can see leading to something like this.
“Our sources say Yase may have played hard in his music, but in reality… all he was talking about was rap, promoting his label (Highway 420 Productions) and his label mates, and games.
“That’s it… he hasn’t had any beef with anyone.” ”
Lil Yase’s label, Highway 420 Productions, confirmed his death on Saturday.
Sharing a post on Instagram, they said in a statement, “We appreciate all the love and support.
“Yase loved his fans, he worked everyday for all of you. We have hundreds of songs coming up for you. ”
Fans and collaborators took to social media to share their shock and grief over the rapper’s death.
Director Jeremiah Messiah was among those who paid tribute to the musician, writing online: “I will never forget the times brother @ yasemoney600 May the Most High raise your soul!”