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Rapper Pop Smoke Dead at 20 -- Stars Pay TributeSnoop, Travis Scott, Chance the Rapper pay tribute – while Teddi Mellencamp, who owned the Hollywood Hills home where the rapper was killed, reacts to the “tragic loss of life” (via toofab) TooFab Honestly nobody gives a fuck TooFab Who? TooFab Although I do have a massive crush on Nikki Minaj and want to bone the shit out of her
Pop Smoke accidentally broadcast his address to millions day before his murderRapper Pop Smoke, who was just 20, was gunned down at his Hollywood Hills home on Wednesday, having posted his address on Instagram the day before
Pop Smoke Murder Appeared to be Target Hit, Not RobberyPop Smoke's death wasn't a robbery gone wrong ... it was a targeted hit ... and that conclusion is supported by surveillance video. REST IN POWER POP SMOKE LOVE YOU DAWG🤧💔🐐 funny enough it could be his homie behind this of course.
Pop Smoke cause of death after rapper is killed at the age of just 20Pop Smoke died in the early hours of Wednesday morning after he was shot by masked thugs who broke into his home
Security video shows at least 4 suspects in rapper Pop Smoke shooting, sources saySecurity camera video reviewed by detectives shows four suspects in the shooting of rapper Pop Smoke, and perhaps the getaway car, sources say. Prayers for all involved to be resolution on all ends for the vilonce to stop
20-Year-Old Rapper Pop Smoke Killed During Hollywood Home InvasionThe global hip hop community is mourning yet another loss after learning of the death of newbie rapper Pop Smoke. RIPPopSmoke