Chicago rapper Young Capone, also known as Dopeboy Ra or “RaRa,” has been unfortunately dead. The 35-year-old rapper has been missing since July. The cause of death has yet to be revealed. His publicist, Aleesha Carter, took to Instagram on Tuesday (August 15) to confirm the news, as well as offer the late rapper a tribute.
“This is with a heavy, heavy heart that I’m even posting this,” she wrote in the post’s caption. “We made magic when we strategically put out projects, always.
Around the time of his disappearance, there were concerns about his mental health. Capone, real name Rodriquez Smith, had been reported missing in Chicago.
The rapper’s longtime friend and collaborator Runway Richy also mourned the rapper’s death on social media, sharing a handful of photos of them together f#ck along with a message celebrating their joint achievements. “I hate to say this, but Rest in peace my n*gga @gxdsxlldxpe @dopeboyra,” he wrote. what they talking bout we dropped a classic on dese
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