RAPPER YNT OBITUARY – According to reports, Juan Bautista Garcia, known to fans as rapper YNT, has reportedly died at 17.
The artist, who recently released a remix of Kanye West’s Power, was reportedly found shot dead in a car.
Rapper YNT Juan, born Juan Bautista Garcia, was reportedly found shot dead in a parked car on Sunday, Aug. 8, according to Hartford police.
Hartford Police Major Crime and Crime Scene divisions are reportedly investigating the shooting.
According to reports, Juan promoted his new single, a remix of Kanye West’s “Power” to his 26,000 Instagram followers, shortly before his death.
The video he posted on his YouTube channel reportedly had more than 17,000 plus views.
Fans showered his most recent Instagram post with comments in tribute to the late rapper. “I actually believed in you from the moment we first met & made a video. & i’m grateful we did, sleep easy legend.” a comment reads.
The young star was remembered as an aspiring artist gone too soon. “He never went live on his Instagram to talk about drama, he only went on there to support his friends or promote his music, he didn’t even get to graduate school yet.” Juan’s childhood friend Janine stated.