FANS have paid tribute to drill rapper Edai who was reportedly shot dead, according to cops.
It’s reported that the Chicago artist, 32, was gunned down several times on Sunday morning.
It was reported that the artist had two gunshot wounds to his back but cop scanner audio confirmed that he was shot six times in the chest and stomach.
He was transported to hospital but couldn’t be saved by medics, All Hip Hop reports.
The mom of rapper FBG Duck appeared to confirm the death of Edai as she posted on Instagram: “Everybody gotta dieeeee damnn normalize growin up n being a granddaddy to yall kids children (sic).
“Tell them how u survived the trenches so they can want better. U good no more worries nor pain for God was ready for his child back (sic)."
Chicago rapper FBG Duck, 26, was killed in a drive-by shooting in August 2020.
Rapper 600Breezy, who recorded several songs with Edai, posted: "I felt untouchable... until today."
Fans of the rapper have paid tribute to the rising star.
One posted on Twitter: "Everyone from the old days gone damn near (sic)."
Another said: "Gone miss you bro (sic)."
Edai created his own music label Team 600 ENT and released his first solo album Came from Nothing in 2014.
The rapper's death comes just days after it was reported that fellow musician Gonzoe, 45, was fatally shot near a gas station in Seattle.
Gonzoe's distraught fans flooded Twitter with dozens of tributes.
Alpha Martin tweeted: "RIP Gonzoe. I remember hitting him up on MySpace for a verse and he actually responded.
"Way outta my budget at the time I was a teenager but he understood and kept it humble."
Dawayne Jordan said on Twitter: "Lost another one. Man… RIP #Gonzoe."
Jason Hintz (Mr Grimmace) commented: "I’m shocked and saddened by the sudden loss of Gonzoe, who was [allegedly] murdered today in West Seattle.
"My deepest condolences to his family and friends. RIP Gonzoe."