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DaBaby’s Brother’s Cause of Death Hasn’t Been Confirmed, but Video and Sources Point to Suicide

On November 4, it was reported that rapper DaBaby’s older brother, Glenn Johnson, had died. Though DaBaby (whose actual title is Jonathan Lyndale Kirk) hasn’t explicitly opened up in regards to the particulars surrounding his brother’s tragic dying, on November 3, he merely tweeted, “Rattling bruh,” with a damaged coronary heart emoji. He additionally posted a clip from his track “Intro” to Instagram. “My brother be thinkin’ that we do not/ love him and let him wrestle like/ we ain’t household/ Like I will not quit all I received to see you content, *****,” he sings within the track. 

What occurred to DaBaby’s brother?

DaBaby’s 34-year-old brother, Glenn Johnson, was shot in a parking zone and brought to a hospital, the place he died on Tuesday, November 3. It is attainable that he died by suicide, although that hasn’t been confirmed. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Division of North Carolina acknowledged they responded to a name in regard to the incident at 1:39 p.m. EST and located that Johnson had “sustained a gunshot wound.” The police additionally mentioned that “This incident is presently labeled as a dying investigation.” 

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In accordance with an area information outlet, Johnson was shot in a parking zone off Berkeley Place Drive off Mallard Creek Church Highway. Though his dying is presently being investigated, it has not instantly been dominated a murder, and TMZ reported that Johnson allegedly dedicated suicide. Johnson had uploaded a video of himself in his automotive, through which he says he is been struggling however that he is now at peace. We is not going to be sharing the video, because it reveals attainable self-inflicted violence, nor have we confirmed if that is the video Johnson shared earlier than his dying.

TMZ‘s sources say not lengthy after the video was posted, Johnson took his personal life by capturing himself within the head. TMZ additionally discovered that Johnson had three daughters and a son.

DaBaby returned to his Instagram Story and wrote to his followers, “Good morning. Verify on ya individuals. I would like you to name and say, ‘What’s up, are you straight?’ Try this.”

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Folks have flocked to Twitter to specific their condolences. “God bless you DaBaby I’m sorry to warmth about your misplaced. Might the glory of the Lord be upon you. I do know that is heartbreaking. Might God bless you and your loved ones and provide you with energy. Relaxation in paradise your brother Glenn Johnson,” one individual tweeted. 

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“Rattling Dababy’s brother dedicated suicide tonight. This lyric hits completely different fr, handled suicide of an in depth pal however I may even think about how he feels dropping his brother. No Dababy slander right here tn, praying for him,” one other tweeted, referencing DaBaby’s track “Intro” which appeared to probably allude to his brother’s psychological well being points.

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You may hearken to “Intro” right here. Whereas we do not know the historical past of Johnson’s alleged struggles or the connection he and his brother had, it is clear that Johnson was somebody DaBaby’s thought of typically. At present, the rapper’s Instagram bio reads, “LONG LIVE MY BROTHER.”

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In case you or somebody you realize is considering suicide, name the Nationwide Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

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