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Rapper Bankroll Fresh gunned down outside Atlanta Studio

The hip hop community reacts to the murder of Atlanta rapper Bankroll Fresh. He was shot Friday night at the well-known recording studio, Street Execs Studio. He was transported to a hospital but later died from his injuries. According to news reports, more than 50 shell casings were collected from the scene – inside and outside.

Friends of the rapper gathered outside the studio and played his music in remembrance. Bankroll Fresh, whose birth name is Trentavious White was shot just before 11 p.m. on Friday night and was pronounced dead shortly before midnight. Currently, the police have no information about potential motives or possible suspects. Bankroll Fresh was best known for his 2014 single “Hot Boy”. He was signed by Atlanta rapper 2Chainz. All weekend long, hip-hop artists expressed their condolences and tributes on Twitter. Fabolous, Big Boi, Jermaine Dupri, and Rae Sremmurd all took to social media with heartfelt messages for the rapper.

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Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” is the Best Hip Hop Album of 2015

The year 2015 saw the release of yet another epic album from one of the most talented American rappers. “To Pimp a Butterfly” was released on March 15 2015 by Aftermath Entertainment and Top Dawg Entertainment while Interscope Records distributed it. The album received two nominations during the 58th Grammy Awards: Album of the Year […]

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