Lil Yachty Shares Texts From XXXTentacion on 3rd Anniversary of His Death
Written by B87FM on June 18, 2021
Lil Yachty is paying tribute to XXXTentacion.
On the third anniversary of his demise on Friday (June 18), Lil Boat took to Instagram to share a collection of textual content messages between him and his late pal.
In a single textual content, Yachty asks XXX for the lyrics to his tune “Valentine.” When XXX asks if he likes the tune, Yachty responds, “Fu**ing find it irresistible.”
Yachty tells XXX that he needs him to remix one among his songs earlier than proposing a brand new collaboration. “I’ll do it, and we will do one thing new,” says XXX.
At one level, they declare their love for one another. “I like u ni**a U a superb ni**a,” writes XXX, to which Yachty replies, “I like u bro its gang gang.”
Together with the texts, Yachty mirrored on their real friendship. “On my mama we ain’t do nothing however commerce love. Pure positivity. You’re a god my good sir @xxxtentacion,” mentioned Yachty, who held a candlelight vigil for his pal in Atlanta following his demise.
Miss getting new xxx music
— concrete boy boat (@lilyachty) January 6, 2021
In a 2018 interview with Rap-Up, Yachty opened up concerning the tragic loss whereas vowing to hold on XXX’s legacy.
“It’s made me wish to be a greater individual in life,” he mentioned. “I kinda simply wish to decide up the place he left off. He was attempting to take action many optimistic issues for the neighborhood. He wished to have a serving to hand in all places. I kinda wish to take that legacy and actually do one thing with it.”
XXXTentacion, born Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was shot and killed exterior of a motorbike dealership in Florida on June 18, 2018. He was 20. His mom, Jahseh Onfroy, additionally shared a tribute video in reminiscence of her son.