American rapper, Daniel Hernandez, popularly known as Tekashi 6ix9nine, has been hospitalized.
Naija News learnt that this comes after the rapper suffered severe injuries on Tuesday, over an assault by a group of miscreants at a gym in South Florida.
According to reports, Tekashi’s attorney, Lance Lazzaro, said that the rapper was attacked in and outside the LA Fitness gym sauna by three or four men who beat him up despite trying to fight back.
Lazzaro said, “He had cuts to his face and bruises”
The attorney also revealed that the perpetrators immediately fled the scene after the noises from the fracas were heard by the employees within the gym.
He added that the police in South Florida were contacted, and Tekashi 6ix9nine was taken by ambulance to a local hospital.
Nigerian Music Legend, Jaigbade Is Dead
In other news, an Ilorin-based Dadakuada music legend, Jaigbade Alao, has passed on at the age of 120, Naija News has learnt.
According to reports, Alao died in the wee hours of Monday in his country home in Ilorin, Kwara State capital.
The Dadakuada singer was among the statesmen the state government recently honoured in the maiden edition of its lifetime achievement awards dedicated to different personalities who contributed to the development of the state or the country at various levels/sectors.
Speaking on his death, Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq commiserated with the family of the late musician.
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