The incident took place at a venue called City Nightz, where Mozzy had shown up following his performance at another nearby club.
But Living Legends rapper Luckyiam is one of many disputing the allegation. He tweeted, “THERE WAS NO SHOOTING IN LEIMERT PARK JUNETEENTH. A VENDOR TENT FELL AND EVERYONE STARTED RUNNING. (Please Stop spreading false narratives).”
A Kansas City area rapper, Nutty Still Gassin, was performing that evening, evidenced by a Facebook video he posted from the club.
JayDaYoungan did not know his attackers, who were envious of his success and lifestyle as a rapper, his father claims.
JayDaYoungan died at the age of 24 in a shooting in Bogalusa, Louisiana that also left his father Kenyatta Scott Sr. injured.
Elijah Hyman threatened to shoot fans leaving Yo Gotti’s annual Birthday Bash, which was held at the FedEx Forum in Memphis.
Texas Congressman Ronny Jackson dismissed the idea of gun control yet criticized rap music in wake of a deadly school shooting.
A representative for Memphis rapper Snootie Wild revealed he’s fighting for his life after news surfaced about him getting shot.
Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez clashed on a social media after a false story emerged about the latter’s felony assault case.
Tory Lanez yelled, “Dance, b####!” before shooting Megan Thee Stallion in July 2020, according to a detective’s testimony.
A suspect was arrested in connection to the shooting death of Jacqueline Avant, who was the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant.
A special grand jury decided not to charge Virginia Beach Officer Solomon D. Simmons for shooting and killing Pharrell’s cousin Donovon Lynch.
Police believe Young Dolph’s murder in Memphis could be gang-related after finding a link to a deadly shooting in another city in Tennessee.
A drive-by shooting occurred near a memorial for the late Young Dolph, who was shot and killed at a bakery in his hometown of Memphis.
A state representative and city councilman pushed for a citywide curfew in Memphis after Young Dolph was shot and killed on Wednesday.
Mayor Jim Strickland called on Memphis residents to stay calm after Young Dolph was shot and killed on Wednesday afternoon.
Lil Theze, a Bay Area rapper from Vallejo, was reportedly killed during the attempted robbery of a retired police captain.
Hitman Holla’s girlfriend Cinnamon was shot in the face during a home invasion, which occurred while the battle rapper was out of town.
Motown Records artist Duke Deuce had to run and take cover after shots were fired while he was livestreaming on Instagram.
The “Come Outside” rapper is in critical condition one year and a half after getting shot in his neck.