In this article we are going to inform you that who is pnb rock? And what was his cause of death.
Who is pnb rock?
PnB Rock was born Rakim Hasheem Allen, on December 9, 1991, in the Germantown neighbourhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. . His family faced poverty while Rock was growing up along with four other siblings.
Having four children made it very difficult for the family to sustain their normal lifestyle.In order to earn a living, his father became involved in illegal activities and in 1994, was killed in a gang feud.
His mother was burdened with all the responsibility for the poverty-stricken family. She frequently checked into shelters with her children, and Rock spent most of his early days in these shelters.
In early 2014, PnB Rock collaborated with one of his neighbourhood friends, another music enthusiast, and they came up with a track named Weekend Baby.
The song focused mostly on chaotic sounds, rather than on vocals or melody. Nevertheless, the song went big in the Philadelphia club scene and made Rock confident about his skills as a musician.
After the local success of the single, Rock started working on his debut mixtape, which was based on the poetry and the song lyrics he wrote when he was in prison. The mixtape, titled Real Ngga Bangaz, was released in June 2014, and received good response.
PnB Rock had a difficult past, which he never shied away from talking about, in his songs. Most of his songs were autobiographical in nature, and he used to say that he is here just because of his past and he would not change a thing even if he could.
Rock had four siblings, including an autistic younger brother, and one that died in a gang feud. He frequently donated money for autism research and other social deeds.
Rock liked to keep his relationships secret, but it is assumed that he started a romantic relationship with a girl when he was fifteen. They broke up in 2009, when he was sent to jail.
PnB Rock reportedly died on Monday afternoon after being sh*t at a Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles in Los Angeles. Police told the Los Angeles Times that Rock, born Rakim Allen, was shot multiple times and robbed of his jewelry shortly after 1 p.m.
A police captain refused to identify Rock, but told the Times that the victim was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead at 1:59 p.m. Security video will be examined to identify the shooter, who fled the scene
PnB Rock died on September 12, 2022, at the age of 30, when he was fatally shot during an attempted robbery at ‘Roscoe’s House of Chicken ‘N Waffles’ at Los Angeles.