by Houston Williams
What happened is not clear, but the news spread quickly over the internet.
Yo Gotti said, “You Helped Me! You Dedicated Ur Life To My Vision, To My DREAM , You Finally Got Me To Leave To Country & Go To UK, Dubai To See Da World, We Made Millions In Such A Short Time! They Told Us We Needed A Big Feature To Get A No.1 Record , They Told Us We Will Never Do Shows In Vegas Cause I Was Too Gangsta .. We Luv To Hear Them Say What We Couldn’t Do, So We Went Got Our 1st No.1 RECORD #Solo 💯 We Went Got A Residency In VEGAS .” 💯
Tip also offered his condolences on social media.
“RIP OG Mel!!! You were always well known & well respected in this thing of ours. You’ll truly be missed. Love & Respect,” the Atlanta rapper said.
Mel’s early days were with Wu Tang, specifically Raekwon. The collective offered a uniform statement.
“Our prayers go out to the family of our beloved brother and Wutang family member Mel Carter, Rest In Peace. #raekwon #superfeminaent”
Rae said, “I will miss you mel…i love you ..r.i.p #gonebutneverfogotten.”
AllHipHop extends our deepest sympathies to the family of Mel Carter, as he was a friend of the company.