Various rumors that aspiring rapper Polo G is dead citing Channel45 news are currently circulating on social media. But is it true?
Many people are confused because of the rumors, So, let’s clear your confusion by examining the rumors.
What’s the truth?
To, tell the truth Polo G is alive and well. He is busy with his new album.
The rumor began on a prank news site Channel45 News that Polo G was dead and had been the victim of a drive-by shooting. They wrote an article that states, ”Yesterday rapper polo g died after ongoing beef with rival gang members and was found dead at the 1400 block of Mount lake street in Chicago Illinois his funeral will be held June 12 At 3 pm in Chicago Illinois”.
There was another article as well that says, “The young and talented rapper, Polo G, was shot dead in Chicago while he was about to record a music video. His producer said, “Polo G was a victim of a drive-by shooting at 8:30 A.M. rest in peace to a good rapper.
The fake news was published in May 2019 and January 2020.
This article made his fans confused and they started tweeting to confirm whether the news is true or not. From time to time there is some hoax news that pop-up, So we have to be careful and patient before believing.
Polo G’s reaction to his death rumors
Well, he did react to his death rumor but in an interview, he expressed his feelings towards work and his fans. He told,” Every day a battle, I’m exhausted and I’m weary / Make sure I smile in public, when alone, my eyes teary / I fought through it all, but that shit hurt me severely.”
If you read this article to this point and if you are wondering who is Polo G then don’t worry. If you are interested then here is the bio of Polo G.
Who is Polo G?
Polo G is an American rapper who rose to prominence with the single “Finer Things” in 2018 and “Pop Out” in 2019. His real name is Taurus Tremani Bartlett. He was born on 6th January 1999in the Old Town area of Chicago, Illinois, United States. He grew up in Marshall Field Garden Appartments with his three siblings.
He is the second son of Taurus Bartlett and Stacia Mac. He has an older sister, a younger brother, and a younger sister.
He graduated from high school and he was accepted to Lincoln University with a broadcasting major. But he decided to pursue a music career full time and didn’t go to his first day.
He is a successful rapper who was originally known for his Chicago drill sound but later transitioned to a more melodic style. His work is noted for his “vivid and explicit storytelling”. The lyrics that he uses for his song mostly include tough subjects like racism and mental health.
On 12th August 2019, he was hospitalized due to a near-fatal drug overdose at a party. He also lost one of his fellow rappers and friend Juice Wrld on 8th December 2019 due to drug overdoes. So, he finally realized and quit taking drugs.
His presence on social media
He is active on multiple social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram. He is quite famous on social media.
He has over 9.3 million followers on Instagram currently and over 2.6 million followers on Twitter. He is verified on both the sites and you can click the link to watch the profile.
Polo G’s estimated net worth is about USD 3 million.
He has bought a USD 4.9 million mansion in California that can accommodate 14 cars in the garage. It also consists of 8 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. He lives a lavish life.
Not only that he has bought a lavish house for his mother in Atlanta as well.