NBA YoungBoy’s newest music has not solely triggered Lil Durk but in addition members of O-Block who caught wind of the lyrics dissing King Von, they usually have shared their response on-line, threatening a brand new wave of doable violence.
“O-Block pack get rolled up, Homicide what they instructed us, Atlanta boy get fold up,” NBA YoungBoy raps in his music “Deliver The Hook” whereas seemingly referencing King Von’s homicide in Atlanta in November 2020.
The lyrics have brought on O-Block gang members to retaliate as they burnt 4KT inexperienced flags which are symbolically related to NBA YoungBoy, who’s related to Quando Rondo, who is taken into account Opps to O-Block and King Von.
A video shared on-line confirmed the lads enthusiastically burning inexperienced rags. It’s unclear what they’re saying, however they are often seen both singing or chanting lyrics in response.
The rap beef between NBA YoungBoy and Lil Durk appears to be escalating.
Earlier rap beef involving O-Block members has been lethal as retribution-type killings characterize how the gang members function.
O-Block is well-known in Chicago and has been referred to as probably the most harmful block within the city- a stretch of South King Drive that has been immortalized in lyrics talking of homicide and mayhem and retribution killings by rappers like Chief Keef and others.
The unique identify of the place is the 6400 block of South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, however it was named O-Block by gang members, the O standing for 20-year-old Odee Perry, a gang member who was murdered in 2011 by infamous feminine gangster 17-year-old Gakirah Barnes.
Barnes was later shot to dying allegedly by confidante rapper King Von. King Von was shot and killed in Atlanta in 2020. He was shut pals with Lil Durk, who has continued to throw pictures in his songs at Opps, together with different lifeless rappers like FBG Duck from the rival gang.
Among the many losses as a result of gang violence in latest occasions is Durk’s brother OTF DThang from O-Block being killed final 12 months and rapper FBG Duck, who was from a rival gang allegedly killed by 5 members of O-Block in 2020.
Rapper King Von from O-Block was additionally shot and killed in 2020 in Atlanta, supposedly after a confrontation outdoors of a membership. There have been speculations that he was murdered by gangsters in Atlanta related to gangs in Chicago.
The rivalry as seen between NBA Youngboy and Lil Durk is attribute of the gangs and their members taunting one another by way of songs or on social media.
The forwards and backwards began years in the past with King Von taking credit score for “smoking Tooka”- killing a 15-year outdated from one other gang in 2012. Retribution for Tooka’s dying has brought on an extended forwards and backwards with dozens of lifeless younger people who find themselves a part of rival gangs.