UPDATE at 5:55 p.m. ET: The funeral service for Takeoff seems to be over as fans recorded video of the hearse exiting State Farm Arena.
It’s cloudy in Atlanta this Friday. And the weather reflects the heart of the city as it prepares to bury one of its lyrical talents – gone far too soon. Funerals are in progress for Kirsnick Khari Bellbetter known in the entertainment industry as Take off.
The young rapper was shot dead in Houston on November 1 while attending a private event Quavo. Officials pronounced him dead at the scene after being shot multiple times in the head and torso. Police are still investigating the shooting, but his Quality Control label blamed the unfortunate disclosure“Senseless violence and a stray bullet.” It started on the 28th.
Takeoff’s funeral services operate in Atlanta
Takeoff, along with his uncle Quavo and cousin Offset, found mainstream success in the group Migos. But in recent months, the group broke up for unconfirmed reasons. Quavo and Takeoff released an album togetherBuilt for Infinity links only, on October 7th.
Just weeks after Takeoff claimed his Flowers with a musical effect on drink champs, the rapper isn’t here to accept her anymore. Corresponding TMZ, Takeoff’s funeral service began at 12 p.m. local time at the State Farm Arena. Earlier this week, Georgia residents were able to secure up to two tickets through Ticketmaster.
Although photos or videos are prohibited inside the venue, people have already posted both online. Circulating footage shows a packed venue with family, friends and fans filling the stands.
A booklet gives details of the service plan, including music choices and interludes, a video montage, readings of poetry and scriptures, and personal reflections from participants. Justin Beiber is reportedly one of the musical acts booked.
That’s what Takeoff’s family asked people donate to the Rocket Foundation instead of flowers or gifts, which supports programs to combat gun violence, per page six.
Street videos showed the hearse carrying Takeoff driving through town before the service began.
Social media tributes for Takeoff Skyrocket
Since his death, fans have gotten creative with their tributes to the rapper. Takeoff has sparked a surge of love on social media for everything from artwork to haircuts as his family begins to put him to rest.
A legend 🕊🙌🏿 #Take off
🎥 Asmroger pic.twitter.com/RMNSNmz0av
— REVOLT (@revolttv) November 2, 2022
Meanwhile, celebrities have also taken to social media to offer their condolences and love as they share in his family’s grief. Meek Mill took to Twitter to send prayers and apologize for missing the funeral.
The Mayor of Atlanta reportedly presents Takeoff with the award
Corresponding gossip in town, The Mayor of Atlanta presented Takeoff with the prestigious Phoenix Award during the memorial service.
The retailer said so too Drake screamed while reading a poem dedicated to the fallen artist. Additionally, the outlet said that Offset and Quavo attended the services as a united front.
“Offset and Quavo got together today. Both said they wanted to focus on brotherhood and family. The offset speech was very emotional and he could barely get anything out of it.” gossip in town said.
The shadow room offers his condolences to the family, friends and fans of Takeoff – the rapper, the Migo and THE ROCKET!
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