The hip-hop community is in mourning over the lost of Hustle Gang member Doe B who was shot and killed Saturday (Dec. 28) in Montgomery, Alabama. Another victim, 21-year-old Kimberle Johnson, was also shot in the head and killed as the gunmen aimed for the rapper.
According to Billboard, Doe B, who was a member of T.I.’s Hustle Gang, was reportedly killed during an altercation at Centennial Hill Bar and Grill (formerly Rose Supper Club). Six other people were also wounded in the shooting.
Doe B’s management confirmed the tragic news on Twitter.
On behalf of doe b’s management i would like to thank all of his fans and say Rest in Peace my brother Glenn thomas aka @CBMDOEB
— DOE B. (@CBMDOEB) December 28, 2013
Doe B, whose real name is Glenn Thomas, was an aspiring rapper and was signed to Tip’s Grand Hustle Records. Last summer, the 22-year-old artist generated a lot of buzz with two big singles, ‘Let Me Find Out‘ Featuring T.I. and Juicy J, and ‘2 Many‘ featuring Rich Homie Quan.
Upon hearing the sad news of Doe B’s death, rappers went on Twitter to express their condolences. Here are some of the tweets below:
RIP to my lil brother Doe B. We gon miss u my nigga. U’ll never be forgotten & U WILL NOT DIE IN VAIN. We Love U champ. Always.
— T.I. (@Tip) December 28, 2013
Sad to say R I P to such a young talented artist Doe B..he will truly be missed. Say a pray for his… http://t.co/m2T6h4ngKF
— Tameka Harris (@TinyMajorMama) December 28, 2013
RIP Doe B …. #NeverForgotten
— B.o.B (@bobatl) December 28, 2013
Praying For All Those Involved wit Tragedy Tonight All Who Survived And Who Didn’t …. Prayin My… http://t.co/QhgI6dTbwn
— TraeThaTruth (@TRAEABN) December 28, 2013
R.I.P. Doe B , so sad , my prayers go out to his family & friends
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) December 28, 2013
— RICH HOMIE BABY! (@RichHomieQuan) December 28, 2013
Dam.. R.I.P Doe B #Prayers
— Yo Gotti (@YoGottiKOM) December 28, 2013
RIP Doe B
— Drizzy (@Drake) December 28, 2013
R I P Doe B …. I hate seeing shit like dis! http://t.co/CXWQcUCgz1
— Meek Mill (@MeekMill) December 28, 2013
— Young Dro #HighTymes (@dropolo) December 28, 2013
— DJ FRANK WHITE (@DJFRANKWHITE) December 28, 2013
DAMN BRO !!! RIP DOE B MAN ! I had just seen homie and he was one of the most humble dudes you could meet and we was working ! Smh rip homie
— iZZE (@IzzeTheProducer) December 28, 2013
We want to send our heartfelt prayers and condolences to Doe B’s family and loved ones. May he rest eternally in peace.