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Philly Rappers Freeway and Oschino Vasquez Mourn the Deaths of Their Sons

Two giants of Philadelphia’s rap scene are in mourning. Leslie Edward “Freeway” Pridgen and Oschino Vasquez — two members of the Roc-A-Fella rap group State Property — each misplaced sons just lately, as they revealed on Instagram on Thursday, Oct. 29. As but, nevertheless, there are few particulars about what occurred to the rappers’ sons.

What occurred to Oschino Vasquez’s son?

The identical day, Oschino Vasquez — one in all Freeway’s collaborators within the group State Property — introduced his son’s passing, as effectively. His son was 19 years previous.

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“I WOULDNT WISH THIS ON MY WORST ENEMY!!” Oschino wrote on Instagram on Thursday. “DEVASTATION AT ITS FINEST. MY LIFE WAS PERFECT LAST WEEK. MY MIND WAS CLEAR MY MONEY STRAIGHT MY KIDS COOL MY HOUSE IN MY NAME MY ART POPPING THEN BOOM 5 STEPS FORWARD 1000 STEPS BACK!! @phillyfreeway CAME TO MY SON JANAZAH THEN I GOT THE BAD NEWS WHAT IS THE CHANCES OF THAT BOTH LOSE OUR SONS.”

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He continued: “F—Ok RAP BEEF THATS FAKE S—T THIS REAL LIFE IVE NEVER BEEN DEPRESSED BEFORE BUT IM NOW. WHEN I FIRST WAKE UP I FORGET THAT IT HAPPENED THEN BOOM THAT S—T HIT ME LIKE A TON OF BRICK.”

In line with The Philadelphia Inquirer, unverified experiences declare Oschino’s son and his son’s pregnant girlfriend have been killed in a automobile accident.

In one other Instagram publish, Oschino mentioned his son left behind a 2-month-old lady. “MY HEART IS BROKEN INTO A MILLION PIECES,” he wrote in a 3rd publish. “I WISH I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH HIM. I WILL NEVER BE THE SAME.”

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State Property launched two studio albums, each beneath the Roc-A-Fella and Def Jam labels. Their 2002 debut, “State Property,” accompanied the group’s crime movie of the identical title, which got here out the identical 12 months and impressed a 2005 sequel, “State Property 2.” The group’s second album, “The Chain Gang Vol. 2,” got here out in 2003 and reached No. 6 on the Billboard 200. Freeway has a solo profession, as effectively, having launched six studio albums, together with 2018’s “Assume Free.”

Neighborhood activist Christopher R. Rogers defined Freeway and Oschino’s significance to native rap followers in Philadelphia, Penn. “They’re tremendous necessary in that they got here up at a time with Roc-A-Fella, Beanie Sigel, and Jay-Z,” Christopher informed the Inquirer. “They have been the representatives to the nation, representing Philly Black males and road tradition.”

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