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.