Dallas rapper Lil Loaded, known for his summer 2019 hit song “6locc 6a6y,” has died. He was 20.
The Dallas County medical examiner’s office Monday confirmed that they were in possession of the body of rapper, whose legal name is Dashawn Robertson. Officials have not revealed the cause of death, according to the Dallas Morning news.Rapper Lil Loaded performs during The PTSD Tour In Concert at The Tabernacle on March 11, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Robertson’s death comes just one week after “6locc 6a6y” was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. The music video for the song has amassed more than 25 million views so far.
His death comes amid legal troubles in which he was charged with manslaughter in February in connection with the death of his friend, Khalil Walker, 18. Robertson had a hearing for that case scheduled for Tuesday.
Robertson’s attorney, Ashkan Mehryari, said, “He had a very bright and promising music career ahead of him.”