Kevin Baldwin, the manager of Douglas Brooks, aka Swipey, told Heavy.com the rapper was shot early Sunday at a party at his mother’s house in Suitland, Maryland, and pronounced dead at the scene.
Swipey – an 18-year-old rapper — was shot dead at a party in Suitland, Maryland early on August 21. The star was in a fight involving a girl and things quickly escalated.
His manager Kevin Baldwin tweeted, “May Allah have mercy on him. This stupid mentality has to stop!! #missingyoualready #notbywordsbyaction #word2dawise.”
The rapper, who is best known for his hit “Best Friend,” dropped his new album in July.
Swipey Sosa Ain’t Deserve That Holmes Was On His Grind And Wasn’t Worried Bout Niggas From What I Seen DMV Lost 1 Of The Best Rappers All Over Hate That Ain’t Real Street Shit That Some Hoe Shit Smh DMV Full Of All Hate Ain’t No Love Here #RipSwipey.