Doe B, (born Glenn Thomas), a member of T.I.’s Hustle Gang Records was shot and killed after performing on Dec. 28 in his hometown of Montgomery, Ala. He was just 22 years old. The fatal shooting reportedly occurred at Centennial Hill Bar and Grill, according to Rap-Up. Another woman, 21-year-old Kim Johnson, was also killed in the shooting, All Hip Hop reports.
T.I., who signed Doe B to his record label, broke the news with a heartfelt post on Instagram:
RIP to my lil brother Doe B. We gon miss you my n****. U’ll never be forgotten & U WILL NOT DIE IN VAIN. We Love U champ. Always. Just rest now my n****…. WE GOT IT From here.
A rep for Doe B’s management then sadly confirmed the death as well, tweeting:
On behalf of doe b’s management i would like to thank all of his fans and say Rest in Peace my brother Glenn thomas aka @CBMDOEB
— DOE B. (@CBMDOEB) December 28, 2013
The rapper joined T.I.’s Hustle Gang and signed to Interscope Records earlier this summer. He was shot in his right eye in 2010, which gave him a new dedication to music.
Our DJ Drama also showed respect to the deceased rapper: