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Rappers Who Died Before The Age Of 25 [Photos]



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Big L

Harlem’s own Lamont “Big L” Coleman was gunned down in February 1999 at the age of 24. He was shot nine times in the face and chest, by an unknown suspect, in what was believed to be a retaliation murder.

L’s sophomore effort, The Big Picture, was released a year after his death and was certified gold by the RIAA.

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  • GreenDreams

    all human sacrifices…..

  • Aaliyah Noelle

    Omg I forgot about Dolla. I used to love him

  • SnowStormsinDetroit

    Neggas be dying over dumb shyt.

  • mac

    what about biggie he died aged 24.
    pac died aged 25 so he wouldn’t count

  • Crown Heights

    That slim dunkin story, smh wow what a senseless death.. Terrible

  • Natascha_Ma

    Finally, an informative post. I can’t believe Dolla’s killer got acquitted! Trouble T Roy’s death was such a crazy accident. Why play on a ramp that’s two stories above ground (hindsight being 20/20 we all do stupid ish)? And to be killed over candy and a vid game? I’m all for owning a gun but some ppl shouldn’t have fingers if they own a gun. Big L tho, what could have been …