Tech N9ne Aaron Dontez Yates Condolences to Dead Akeem Mickens Rapper Tech 9 – Rapper Tech 9, Akeem Mickens whose death was announced earlier Monday and in connection with confusion Tech N9ne, Aaron Dontez Yates took to Twitter Monday to express his condolences after the death of battle rapper Tech 9.
Tech N9ne Aaron Dontez Yates Condolences to Dead Akeem Mickens Rapper Tech 9:
Tech 9, Akeem Mickens’ death was announced on Facebook by his friend and fellow battle rapper Buttah From-Da Block. Battle rap legend Tech 9 has died at age of 32. The Rap guru’s death caused confusion and unclear. Though Buttah From-Da Block revealed there were no outward signs of harm on the rapper’s body. He also explained close friends were praying Tech 9’s death was of natural causes.
As “Tech 9” and “Tech N9ne” pronounced similarly and also two names are popular in social media so there is confusion raised. Real name Akeem Mickens, Tech 9—not to be confused with Strange Music founder Tech N9ne.
Tech N9ne, 47, whose real name is Aaron Dontez Yates, posted a video in Tweeter gave tribute the rap guru Tech 9 real name Akeem Mickens and clarify the confusion, “Condolences to the great Tech 9. #Philly” and said in video, “He’s been battling for years. I’ve observed many a battle of his. Condolences to the family.”
Vibe writer William Ketchum tweeted, “There’s gonna be a lot of confusion this morning. Tech 9 (@Therealtech9), a respected battle rapper, passed away. Tech N9ne, founder of Strange Music, is still with us. Hip-hop definitely lost someone dear today. Just want to be clear on who it was.”
Premier Battles wrote, “We’re very sad to hear Philly and battle rap legend Tech 9 has passed away. ‘His work both in the pit and as a co-host on Champion, pushed this strange little scene we’re all apart of forward everyday. Battle rap has lost a good one! Thoughts and prayers are with his family.”
— Tech N9ne (@TechN9ne) March 25, 2019