Fort Lauderdale has recently produced very interesting rappers in the past years. Most notably Ace Hood, and Kodak Black. Conversely, the city has lost some talents in recent years. They are gone too soon, but their memories will last a long time.
One of them is a young lady by the name of Washika Whitfiled, a teenage rapper from Dillard High School.
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Another artist by the name of Young Jay passed away from health complications in 2014. Young Jay was from West Palm Beach, he wanted the proceeds to his album to go to his sister’s college fund. You may follow the story below:
Finally, Miami rapper, Bizzle. He was quite a star in his neighborhood of North Miami. He died while on his way to meet with his children. Here’s a link to his video, courtesy of You Tube:
The Artists we highlighted are gone but not forgotten. Whether the songs stop going on rotation at the radio stations, the music still lives on.
R.I.P. to our lost ones.