Gone Too Soon: Hip Hop’s Most Tragic Murders

Hip hop has seen a lot of tragedies over the years, with some of our favorite artists passing away as they were in the prime of their careers. While some suffered death due to overdoses, illnesses, and more, there have been some seriously tragic murders that took the lives of some beloved names in the game. From Chinx being killed this past year, to the unsolved Biggie and Tupac shootings, hip hop has faced a lot of tragic murders.


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Check out hip hop’s most tragic murders on the following pages.


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