The Battle Rap Community Reacts To Reports Tech 9 Has Passed Away

Official info about the situation is scarce at the moment.

(AllHipHop News) According to unconfirmed reports, Philadelphia battle rapper Akeem "Tech 9" Mickens has died. Tech 9 became a Twitter trending topic on March 25 as fans, associates, and fellow emcees reacted to the news.

Details about Tech 9's alleged passing have not been made public as of press time. AllHipHop.com will provide updates when more information is released. Check out tweets from members of the battle rap community below.

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CHARTER
CHARTER

Shoutout to everybody that thought it was talkin about Tech N9NE.

MightyAlien
MightyAlien

Damn, if this is legit that's truly a sad day for Hip Hop. Not when some random mumble rappers on every possible drug die, but this.. this man added something to the game.