Rapper Lil Keed dies at 24, record label says

Lil Keed, an Atlanta native whose real name is Raqhid Render, died Friday. He was signed to Young Thug’s label Young Stoner Life Records.

Rapper Lil Keed attends Young Stoner Life Meet & Greet at DTLR Camp Creek on April 22, 2021 in East Point, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)

Rapper Lil Keed, a rising star mentored by artist Young Thug, has died at the age of 24, his record label announced.

The Atlanta native, whose real name was Raqhid Render, died Friday.

“A member of our family is gone. Lil Keed was one of the most genuine and heartfelt human beings. He was an artist who loved his fans more than anything else,” Young Stoner Life Records, a music label created by Grammy Award-winning rapper Young Thug, tweeted Sunday.

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