The tragic news of JayDaYoungan’s passing took over Hip Hop as his fans, peers, and loved ones came together on social media to mourn. The 24-year-old rapper was reportedly at his home in Bogalusa, Louisiana when he was shot along with another person who was allegedly Jay’s father.
As police continue to investigate the murder, several of JayDaYoungan’s friends have surfaced with tributes. Yungeen Ace seemed particularly regretful about a falling out that was never resolved as he wrote: “I wasn’t even gone come to post Brudda cause this sh*t been eating me in the inside cause we weren’t seeing eye to eye bout some sh*t we could have rekindled .”
Ace said he wanted to call JayDaYoungan so badly but it was pride that was stopping him from doing so. He added: “we were better den that sh*t we were going thru sh*t was so little damn la Brudda.” Ace sent love to JayDaYoungan’s family, stating that he loves them as if they were his relatives.
“They always treated me like family. I have always been in yo corner I always wanted you to win Brudda no matter what it was I wish I could call you Brudda I’ll trade all these memories in just to make 1 more new one with you @jaydayoungan.”
Yungeen Ace said that he’s “lost,” “hurt,” and “broken” over this news. Watch his tribute to JayDaYoungan in full below.
The Atlanta rapper shared a video on Instagram in which he talked about how much he loved and respected JayDaYoungan. He also said that he would trade all of his memories with him just to make one more new one.