Dee Dave aka David Leroy King was 29 years old East Baltimore rapper was shot dead in a shooting around 5 a.m. at the Kings Mill Apartment complex on January 24. The double shooting happened around 5:11 a.m. at the Kings Mill Apartment complex in the 900 blocks of Holgate Drive.
According to police, when officers arrived they found two men with gunshot wounds in the parking lot, CBS reported. Another man was shot in the incident and taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Earlier, he just played a show in East Baltimore on Thursday night, and was supposed to leave for a show in Atlanta this morning, his father said. “It might’ve been the big break he was waiting for,” his father said.
Dee Dave Career
Dee Dave was working as a contractor for Baltimore Gas & Electric and was due to fly to Atlanta on January 24 for a show. Later, in an interview with WYPR story, Dave mentioned that “I just seen the birdy I was like why not use the birdy because that’s what it’s known here now for. It’s been, like, really going on a lot far as the birdy for maybe a summer now and everybody rides one. It’s more of availability and transportation for everybody. I also feel like it kind of brings us together, to be honest. When you see people on birdies…you don’t see just one. You’ll maybe see a group.”
Dave’s father, David King Sr., told the Baltimore Sun that his son’s January 24 show in Atlanta was “the big break he was waiting for.” King Sr. added that his son’s music did not glorify violence but was positive and was about his life.
His last Instagram post was on January 22nd he uploaded a video and captioned “@welcome2dlolife think i got it bro. I’m not a singer Situation PT 3.”
Dee Dave Age
How old was Dee Dave? He was born in 1991 and from the USA and he was 29 years old during the time of his death. His fans took to his Instagram on Friday to mourn the rapper’s death.
One wrote “Have you ever wanted so baddd to see your friend succeed and make it out the hood because it’s their destiny???? God had other plans for you my friend @thedeedave I’m glad I gave you your roses and support while you were still here! Thank you for your supporting me in my business, being my first male Sunglass model, to being a visual motivation, and showing love from the start!!! Please watch over your son and rest easy.”
Baltimorecountyboy shared an Instagram post and wrote “DEEE! I can’t believe you left us so sudden so SOON😣 Yo I thank God so much for allowing me to know you, work with you, and to ultimately spend your last night with you and what a fckn BLAST we had last night I appreciate you pushing me in the cypher last night. And I’ll never forget what you said, “If you’re looking for an opportunity, look in the mirror; we are the opportunity!” I was just about to see how soon we could throw the next huddle. May your death bring forth the BIGGEST huddle Baltimore has never seen! And may your vision for this city come to pass that your name and your spirit will live on here forever.”
Dee Dave Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of him is under review. He stands 5 feet 6 Inch tall and weighs around 74KG.