The rising rapper of this time King Von shot and killed in Atlanta on November 6th. Born and raised in Chicago ‘s O’Block neighbourhood, Dayvon Benenett.
The 26-year-old artist left us too early when he just started to get his feet on the industry. And was getting known for his talents and artistic approach to music. The rapper came from a difficult circumstance to become one of the most promising stars.
Moreover, last week, King Von shared his debut album, Welcome To O’Block, offering a cinematic story. Also, a vivid account of his origin story, providing an inside perspective on neighbourhood life and the trauma wrought by the criminal justice system.
The incident of King Von shot and killed happened during an altercation with Quando Rondo’s entourage. Outside of Monaco Hookah Lounge off Trinity Avenue on Friday morning reportedly. Two large groups of people got into fight that escalated and resulted in gunfire exchange.
“King Von was a devoted father, a deeply loyal friend, and a man who took care of his people before himself. We are heartbroken for his family, his friend, his team, and his fans. Long live King Von” statement by EMPIRE.