Los Angeles, CA, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - A growing memorial in the parking lot at Roscoes House of Chicken and Waffles where rapper PnB Rock was shot and killed while being robbed inside the restaurant. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
- Members of the hip hop community took to social media to express their grief over the loss of PnB Rock.
- He was gunned down in LA while eating at a Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffle location.
- PnB Rock is from Philly. His name represents the street he grew up on Pastorious & Baynton
- Meek Mill wrote, sh– burnnnnneeedd my soul bad today
- DJ Drama also from Philly, now calls Atlanta home wrote, when will it stop. My condolences to my brother’s family, his children and all his loved ones. Rest easy Rock, A Philly ni— who made it big taken from us too soon
- AsianDa Brattt wrote, I remember like yesterday 2016 you was the first big artist to put me on. You did songs with me before my deal….this hurts bro love you.
- While some blame his girlfriend for geo tagging their location others say this is a sign of the times. What do you attribute his death to?
In Other PnB Rock News…
- About a week before he was shot and killed, PnB Rock sat down and did an interview with DJ Akademiks.
- PnB described criminals in LA as ‘bold.’
- He shared a story about a time he, his girlfriend and their child were being followed.
- He also said during the interview he was careful about going to places like nightclubs where he could fall prey to those living the gangster lifestyle.