Brooklyn Rapper KJ Balla Shot And Killed, Rapper J.I Paid Tribute – Brooklyn rapper KJ Balla, who is known for two new singles, “Switch the Game” and “Strangers,” has reportedly been shot and killed in the East New York section of the borough.
Brooklyn Rapper KJ Balla Shot And Killed, Rapper J.I Paid Tribute | Kollege Kidd Confirmed KJ Balla’s Death:
The famous social media channel Kollege Kidd posted Monday morning that Brooklyn, New York, rapper KJ Balla was reportedly shot and killed: “RIP #KJBalla 🙏🏾”
Brooklyn, New York, rapper KJ Balla’s death has not been confirmed by the authorities.
Hollywood actor and singer KJ Balla’s death would be the third big name from Brooklyn to succumb to tragedy this year, after Pop Smoke, 20, was tragically murdered in Los Angeles back on February 19 following the release of his second mixtape and Nick Blixky was just murdered May 10.
Fans had been getting ready to hear KJ Balla’s new song “Back to Back” with Jay Gwuapo — Balla was promoting his new song as he posted to his Instagram feed for the last time on April 22.
Under KJ Balla’s last post fans flooded the comment section, with their tributes to the rapper early Monday morning.
Rapper Jay Guapo, who was also a friend of late rapper Pop Smoke, collaborated with KJ Balla on his new single “Back to Back,” posted a tribute seemingly confirming his death.
It is unclear whether Pop Smoke, Nick Blixky and KJ Balla’s deaths are connected. Brooklyn rapper Nick Blixky, who was killed in Brooklyn earlier this month, aged 21, was reportedly a rival of Pop Smoke while Balla’s relationship to the two late rappers is unclear.
Rapper KJ Balla Shot Dead | Rapper J.I And Other Singers Mourn The Apparent Death Of Brooklyn Rapper KJ Balla:
KJ Balla is an artiste from “From Nothing Records” and is known for his recent two new singles “Switch the Game” and “Strangers,” while each song has been streamed on Spotify more than 80,000 times.
Rapper J.I paid tribute to KJ Balla was posted on Instagram, reminiscing about when Balla supported him before he garnered any musical success. “Damnn Makk💔 we first chopped it up in 2018. Showed me mad love and this was before shit had taken off for me. I remember I was trynna put you on “Love Won’t Change” before I had dropped it. U was a genuine Nî**a and was never ashamed to show love . Sh*t wocky rn . @jaygwuapo Hold ya head bro bro . Fly High KJ Rest in Paradise Makk❤️🙏🏽” J.I wrote.
“MY F**KING GUY MY HEART HURTIN RN” KJ Balla’s friend Yeye Kelly posted a photo of the duo saying, “THIS MY NI**A SON I LOVE YOU TO DEATH BRO ❤️”
KJ Balla’s friend and fellow From Nothing Records artist Deezy Mula, also took to Instagram Story to pay tribute saying, “I love you bro, forever @KJ_Balla”, with a picture of the duo together.