New Orleans Rapper 5th Ward Weebie Dead at 42

New Orleans Rapper 5th Ward Weebie Dead at 42!

New Orleans Rapper 5th Ward Weebie Dead at 42!

The New Orleans hip-hop community is shaken after the news that veteran rapper 5th Ward Weebie has died. Read on for more details that 5th Ward Weebie Dead… reports that 5th Ward Weebie, born Jerome Cosey, has passed away from complications due to high blood pressure.

Members of the New Orleans music community are grieving and tributes are flooding in after Bounce music legend 5th Ward Weebie passed away.

The 42-year-old rapper went into the hospital for heart surgery to treat a ruptured aorta.

Unfortunately, 5th Ward Weebie did not survive the operation and he died during the procedure.

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said in a statement:

This is 5th Ward Weebie’s finale post on January 4th, 2020:


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