According to investigators, Takeoff was shot and died early on Tuesday in Houston, Texas. He was 28.
The dead man was identified as Takeoff of the rap trio Migos, also known as Kirshnik Khari Ball.
Kirshnik Khari Ball was born in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He was raised in Lawrenceville by his mother, along with family members Quavo and Offset.
Migos is an American hip hop group from Lawrenceville, Georgia, founded in 2008. The group was originally composed of rappers Quavo, Takeoff, and Offset.