Kodak Black Collaborator NFL TueWop Reportedly Dead After Fatal Shooting In Florida

Prior to his alleged untimely death, TueWop was in the news for exposing rumoured snitching done by Real Boston Richey.

BYHayley Hynes
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Just days after the first anniversary of Takeoff's tragic passing due to senseless gun violence, another rapper has allegedly lost their life. On Saturday (November 4) afternoon, reports of Tallahassee native NFL TueWop's death began circulating across various hip-hop blogs. The rising star has fallen victim to gun violence in his hometown, according to the earliest updates, though we're still waiting for further details to paint a more complete picture.

The late Southern star's most popular work comes from collaborating with Kodak Black on last year's Kutthroat Bill: Vol. 1 album. The pair joined forces on "Ammunition," which has amassed upwards of 1.5 million streams on Spotify since dropping. On his own accord, TueWop had a particularly busy 2022, sharing a five-track EP called Last Soulja's Left, followed by a single called "FreeTrappa." Before meeting his demise this year, he delivered "Ruff N Rugged," "Kut That Bricc" with GoldenBoy CountUp, and another short but seriously fire EP.

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NFL TueWop Alleged Victim of Fatal Shooting in His Hometown

The last release to land on TueWop's Spotify profile was his seven-track album from July of this year. On that, he connected with Dufflebagshotz, ProfessorGeek23, JakeJhitt8x, and Zaybostunna. Besides making waves with his musical work, the rapper is also known for having exposed Real Boston Richey's (a fellow Florida-born artist signed to Future's Freebandz) alleged snitching, which caused tension between them in the past. At this time it remains unclear if that beef is tied to TueWop's rumoured passing, but investigators are sure to be exploring all their leads over the coming weeks.

Kodak Black's health has been a cause for concern among his fans in recent months, particularly after the "Love & War" artist's appearance on Drink Champs. Despite assuring social media followers that he's doing fine, we can't help but worry how he'll fare when hearing the news of NFL TueWop's tragic death. Catch up on the latest updates on Yak at the link below, and check back later for more hip-hop/pop culture news updates.

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Hayley Hynes is the Weekend Managing Editor of HotNewHipHop, and has been since 2021. She began writing for the website that same year, primarily covering content in the Music, Pop Culture, and Streetwear niches after graduating from Vancouver’s Blanche Macdonald Centre with a Fashion Marketing Diploma. She previously reported on Travel, Entertainment, Beauty, and News at Narcity Canada for over three years. Hayley has also contributed articles and interviews within these realms to Folklr Magazine and the Calgary Journal while studying Journalism at Mount Royal University. In her spare time, she freelances for Bandbox Vinyl, having already interviewed hip-hop icons like Atmosphere and explored Syd’s discography. Hayley also uses her expansive pop culture knowledge and passion for astrology/self-enhancement to help others explore their curiosity in an ongoing Instagram video series. Among her favourite hip-hop artists are A$AP Rocky, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, and Mac Miller.