Rapper Lil Keed has died. He was 24 years old. The cause of death is not known at this time. The Atlanta rhymer, who was born Raquid Render, was signed to Young Thug’s YSL Records and 300 Entertainment.
His younger brother and collaborator Lil Gotit (real name Semaja Render), confirmed the artist’s death in the early hours of May 14.
Lil Keed died on May 13. Lil Keed was a father to a young daughter, NayChur. His girlfriend, Quana Bandz, is currently pregnant with their second child.
He signed with YSL Records in 2018, after deciding to officially launch his rap career two years prior. He released two albums under the label — 2019’s Long Live Mexico and 2020’s Trapped on Cleveland 3.Read more on essence.com