Da Real Gee Money, an up-and-coming Baton Rouge rapper, was shot and killed upon leaving a record studio early Sunday morning.
Gee Money, whose real name is Garrett Burton, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the head.
Gee Money, 22, was found around 1:30 a.m. in a parking lot, the Advocate reports. He died at the scene.
Gee Money’s baby mama confirmed the rapper’s death on her IG account. She posted several photos of herself with Gee Money celebrating their daughter’s birthday.
“2ndLast picture we ever took mane god please get me and family threw all this I need yu god please
“Best daddy ever we fuss and fight over stupid shit for nun but I love yu & I hope one day to see yu again how the family & kids gone do it with out yu
“God please help us get threw it,” the captions on her posts read.
Many fans took to social media to react to news of Gee Money’s death:
DAMN GeeMoney really dead????😳
— Dae♉️✨ (@daemonique_) September 10, 2017
Damn that BR rapper Geemoney dead..that's crazy dude super young..
— IN DJ MULAH WE TRUST (@DjMulah_2600) September 10, 2017
so gee money dead ?
— bag boy scottie 🤑 (@scottieee__) September 10, 2017
I know I they did not kill Gee money
— Long Live T.reed❤️ (@XOashh_) September 10, 2017
gee money was getting on and they done took him out 🤦🏾♀️ RIP.
— 🌸 (@affinityx_) September 10, 2017
Damn Gee Money 🙏 R.I.P
— YFN Jam 🌪 (@tootlikedet) September 10, 2017
Damn I wake up and they then killed Gee Money 😳
— Sheldon (@SheldonUSA) September 10, 2017
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