In some sad news, L’A Capone, a 17-year old Chicago rapper affiliated with Lil Durk was killed in Chicago the other day.  Above is a video featuring him and Durk.  More below from ABC News;

A local teenage rapper who was known to be friends with Lil Durk, a Chicago rapper with ties to Chief Keef, died Thursday night after getting shot in an alley.

Leonard Anderson, 17, was waiting to be picked up with a friend after coming out of a recording studio in the 7000 block of Stony Island, Homicide Watch Chicago is reporting.

After stepping into the alley, he was shot in the right thigh and lower back, police said. He was pronounced dead at 8:33 p.m. at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office…Police said Anderson had documented gang affiliations and that the investigation into his death is ongoing.

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