Atlanta rapper Bother was shot and killed exterior of an residence advanced in Conyers, Georgia on Sunday, June fifth. He was 34 years outdated.
The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Workplace instructed WSB-TV Atlanta that Bother (born Mariel Semonte Orr) was shot round 3:20 a.m. He was transported to a neighborhood hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless.
Police have recognized 33-year-old Jamichael Jones of Atlanta as a suspect, in accordance with the Atlanta Journal Structure.
Bother’s report label, Def Jam, paid tribute to the rapper in a press release: “Our ideas and prayers are with the kids, family members, and followers of Bother. A real voice for his metropolis and an inspiration to the neighborhood he proudly represented. RIP Scoob.”
During the last decade, Bother launched 9 mixtapes and two studio albums, and collaborated with the likes of The Weeknd, Drake, Quavo, Lupe Fiasco, Yo Gotti, Waka Flocka Flame, Mike Will Made It, and extra. His debut album, 2018’s Edgewood, peaked at No. 130 on the Billboard 200, and was adopted up in 2020 with Thug Love.