Sammie Marquez Benson aka Blac Youngsta is known for his mixtapes Young & Reckless and I Swear to God. He is signed to Yo Gotti’s Collective Music Group label.
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The Tennessee-based rapper is now the center of media attention after the death of fellow rapper Young Dolph.
Known by the real name Adolph Roberton Thornton Jr, Young Dolph was shot dead at age 36 on 17 November 2021.
Young Dolph is reportedly dead at the age of 36 following a shooting in Memphis.
— Complex Music (@ComplexMusic) November 17, 2021
According to the sources, he was shot outside Makeda’s Cookies near Memphis International Airport in Tennessee state.
Blac Youngsta and Young Dolph are believed to be rivals according to the media sources. As per HipHopDX, there is a feud between them.
Back in August 2020, Blac Youngsta shared a video on Instagram where he shot a gun outside a moving car and tagged his rival Young Dolph.
On 16 May 2017, he was arrested because of allegedly firing over 100 rounds into Young Dolph’s SUV. Moreover, he surrendered to Charlotte authorities on charges related to the shooting.
Later, the charges were dropped in May 2019.
And now Blac Youngsta’s grandmother is rumored to become the target of revenge after the “Cut It” singer’s death.
y’all look at all them damn police ? they saying prive & blac youngsta gma house got shot up. pic.twitter.com/bWb62o6N7s
— Jarvis . . ⛄️ (@famouskelly_) November 17, 2021
What happened to Blac Youngsta’s grandma? Get to know the details here.
Is Blac Youngsta Grandma Dead?
No, Blac Youngsta’s grandma is not dead.
Well, the rumors regarding his grandmother’s death are swirling all over the internet. The news got arisen after the fellow rapper Young Dolph was shot dead at a cookie shop on 17 November 2021.
People started sharing on Twitter that Young Dolph’s fellow rivals Yo Gotti’s mother’s restaurant and Black Youngsta’s grandmother’s house were shot up.
Memphis police clear the rumors & early reports of Yo Gotti mothers restaurant & Blac Youngsta’s grandmother’s home being sh*t up. No properties were damaged
?: Tibrina Hobson/ GettyImages pic.twitter.com/kr0u412hAI
— My Mixtapez (@mymixtapez) November 17, 2021
However, Memphis police cleared the rumors and stated that no damage was made there. Moreover, Police Chief CJ Davis asked Memphians to stay home and stay calm as MPD hunts for Young Dolph’s killer.
Black Youngsta bought the house for his grandma back in January 2016. He along with his younger brother were mostly raised by grandparents.