(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.