Rapper Huey dies, aged 31

Rapper Huey dies, aged 31

Rapper Huey has died aged 31, following a shooting incident in St Louis.

The rapper, who made his name on the 2006 hit ‘Pop, Lock and Drop It’, was shot and killed in Kinloch, a suburb of St Louis according to local reports.

According to Newsweek, the rapper, also known as Baby Huey, was originally from Kinloch. He rose to fame in the rap community with his debut hit single “Pop, Lock & Drop It,” which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart at number 98 in 2007 before eventually reaching No. 6 overall. The music video for the track currently has more than 50 million hits on YouTube.