Roddy Ricch is a fervent believer in taking preventative measures whenever necessary. Fans must have noticed the industry’s hostility one after the other, which resulted in the end of Ricch’s patience level. Roddy Ricch recently sent a message to Los Angeles against senseless violence.
Once again, a talented young entertainer tragically lost his life in Los Angeles. Rapper Roddy Ricch, who grew up in Compton, has spoken out about the violence in the neighborhood.
A gunman shot and killed Philadelphia rapper Rakim “PnB Rock” Allen at Roscoe’s House of Chicken ‘N Waffles in Los Angeles on September 12. Following the unexpected demise of PnB Rock, Roddy Ricch used his Instagram Story to send a message to the city of angels.
“LA! Usually, I try to mind my business and let the world rotate but we gotta do better. It’s too much senseless violence. Too much opportunity and motivation to take things other people work hard for. It’s too much life to live to take someone else’s away.”
“I love my city but we can’t keep going out like this. Before you know it, it’ll be nobody left to take from or kill. Let’s stay on point, stay aware, and find better ways to pursue our dreams because this s### turning into ALL NIGHTMARES.”
Roddy Ricch was also friends with the late Nipsey Hussle (born Airmiess Joseph Asghedom). Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot outside his Marathon Clothing store in Los Angeles on March 31, 2019.
In addition, in the Los Angeles area, home invaders assassinated rising rapper Bashar “Pop Smoke” Jackson. On February 19, 2020, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center officials pronounced the Brooklyn native dead.
Roddy Ricch worked with PnB Rock on the single “Evolved,” which appears on the deluxe edition of Rock’s TrapStar Turnt PopStar album. Pop Smoke enlisted Ricch for his collaboration with 50 Cent on “The Woo.”
In addition, Roddy Ricch received a Grammy nomination for his work on Nipsey Hussle’s “Racks In The Middle” single. Roddy Ricch finally raised his voice to stop the violence. Whats your take on rapper’s initiative? Lets us know in the comments. For further updates stay tuned to Thirsty.
What’s your take on it? Sound it in the comments.