ATLANTA rapper Lil Keed has died aged 24, his brother Lil Gotit has confirmed.
Before his untimely death, rapper Raqhid Jevon Render, better known by his stage name Lil Keed, was in a relationship with his girlfriend, Quana Bandz.
She is also the mother of Lil Keed’s first child, Naychur, who turned three on March 15, 2022.
Bandz currently only has one Instagram post available on her page, in which she shows her undying love for her late boyfriend through a compilation of images and videos depicting their shared moments.
The latest Instagram carousel image shows her holding a positive pregnancy test, which she appears to have shared with Lil Keed, who seemed happy with the news.
She added a lengthy caption to accompany the post, writing that she “can’t breathe” or “sleep properly” without Lil Keed and doesn’t want to talk to anyone.
“You told me everything, I’m so sorry I didn’t fly to Los Angeles,” she wrote. “I know I could have saved you baby you really showed me that all you needed was MY LOVE you gave me that I gave you that.”
Keed’s cause of death has yet to be confirmed.
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Is Lil Keed’s Girlfriend Pregnant?
According to the final carousel image in her first Instagram post on her account, Quana Bandz is pregnant with her second child from Lil Keed.
Their first, Naychur, turned three on March 15, 2022.
Lil Uzi and Lil Keed “vibe”
A video has surfaced on Twitter of Lil Uzi and Lil Keed in a recording studio, dancing to the song they collaborated on.
The post was captioned, “Just Uzi and Lil Keed vibes.”
Fans appalled at how the young rapper was
Many Lil Keed fans have taken to Twitter to express how sad it is that Lil Keed passed away so young.
One user said “rip lil keed man tired of losing these young rappers”
Drake supporting Lil Keed during a performance
A Lil Keed fan has posted a video of the late rapper being joined on stage by Drake.
Dj Scheme pays tribute
Via Twitter, Dj Scheme wrote: “I’m sick bruh no way… RIP lil Keed 💔”
Video of Young Thug listening to Lil Keed
Someone on Twitter shared a video of Young Thug listening to Lil Kee music for the first time.
The video currently has 1.4 million views on the platform.
Fans on Lil Keed’s death, sequel
Another fan wrote: “24 is so young bro. You still don’t understand life at this age. I hate death so much. This little keed news just fucked me up. “
Someone else tweeted, “That little Keed news just killed my whole vibe.”
Fans on the death of Lil Keed
Since the news of Lil Keed’s death, tributes from fans have started to pile in via Twitter.
One fan said, “rest lil keed and prayers to all your people.”
Lil Keed’s girlfriend to death
Via Instagram, Lil Keed’s girlfriend Quana posted a tribute video and lengthy caption.
She wrote: “I love you so much baby 🥺 what am I going to do without you 😤 I can’t breathe properly I don’t even want to talk to anyone Keed I can’t understand why you are leaving Qu am I supposed to tell Naychur? What am I going to tell our new baby?”
A ‘family, a label, a way of life’
He reportedly posted a defense of the label YSL – Young Stoner Life – earlier this week, following the RICO indictment filed in Fulton County against a number of the label’s rappers, including founder Young Thug, alleging ties to the criminal gang Young Slime Life, per ToutHipHop.
The YSL label is “not a gang, not a criminal organization, not a mob”, according to Lil Keed’s message, but rather a “family, a label, a way of life”.
Lil Keed YouTube Channel
Lil Keed’s YouTube channel has around 400,000 subscribers and has garnered over 200 million views from over 100 video uploads.
Ads on his YouTube channel were expected to bring in around $300,000 a year.
What Was Lil Keed’s Net Worth?
According to Millyuns, Lil Keed’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 million.
The rapper has made the most of his money through song sales, performances and tours.
YouTube, Spotify and Apple Music all have his music.
Lil Keed’s family
Lil Keed was the sixth child in a family of seven.
Her younger brother, rapper Lil Gotit, is one of her five brothers and one sister.
What was Lil Keed’s real name?
Lil Keed’s real name was Raqhid Jevon Render.
Taylor Bennett pays tribute
Rapper Taylor Bennett paid tribute to Lil Keed in an Instagram post, saying, “I want us all to be respectful. It’s hard to give flowers when people are alive and I’m guilty.
“Keed you are the new sound of music surpassing hip hop and all genres.”
What songs has Lil Keed played on?
He was featured in Future’s song Undefeated and Lil Uzi Vert’s song Heavy Meta in 2018.
Lil Keed’s debut
Before breaking into the music industry, Lil Keed worked temporarily at Subway and McDonald’s during his teenage years in Atlanta, Georgia.
He started recording music with his younger brother, Semaja Render, and sharing it online.
Who announced the death of Lil Keed?
Lil Keed’s brother, Lil Gotit, announced his death via social media.
He wrote: “I can’t believe I saw you die today bro I did all my crying I know what you want me to do and it’s hard on mum dad, our brothers Naychur and Whiteboy”.
What is Lil Keed’s cause of death?
As of this writing, Lil Keed’s cause of death has yet to be announced.
By whom did Lil Keed survive?
According to The Independent, Lil Keed is survived by his daughter, Naychur.
How old was Lil Keed when he died?
Keed was 24 at the time of his death.
Lil Keed’s first two records
Two of Lil Keed’s early records were Trapped on Cleveland 2 and Keed Talk to Em, released in 2018.
Who had Lil Keed worked with?
In addition to rapper Travis Scott, Lil Keed has also worked with Chris Brown and Young Thug.
What was his last album?
The title of Lil Keed’s latest album is Trapped on Cleveland 3.
It was released in 2020.
Raqhid Render was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and was the fifth of seven children. Render had six brothers and one sister – his younger brother being rapper Lil Gotit.
Render grew up in Forest Park, then moved to Atlanta on Cleveland Ave.
During his teenage years, Keed worked briefly at Subway and McDonald’s.
After his close friend Rudy died, Render started taking rapping seriously in 2016, and Keed was recording music almost daily.
Render started making music with his younger brother Semaja Render, releasing songs online and scoring some regional hits in 2017.