Area Rapper YBC Bam Wiki – Area Rapper YBC Bam Biography
YBC Bam, the Granite City, Illinois, rapper, has expired following a shooting on June 4th. YBC Bam’s original name was Sean Williams. Granite City is located 10 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri.
On June 5th, a post on YBC Bam’s Instagram page displayed a photo of the slain rapper with his mom. The title on the photo read, “I love you, baby boy! I’m going to truly miss my mini-me, my twin! A part of my 💔is broken! #RIHBAM.” Heavy has reached out to YBC Bam’s administration for comment on the rapper’s death. Among those paying tribute to YBC Bam in the comments section of that post are Ohio State University basketball star E.J. Liddell and University of Kentucky basketball commit Cam’Ron Fletcher as well as rappers Zay Hilfigerrr and St. Louis hip-hop star Luh Kel.
Area Rapper YBC Bam Age
He was 18 years old.
Cause of Death
Southern Illinois hip-hop stage 619 Hip-Hop tweeted that it was “informed” that YBC Bam had been shot dead in Granite City, Illinois. Local media statements show that there was one shooting in Granite City on June 4th. KMOV states that the shooting got place forward the 2500 block of Madison Ave.
Police investigating shooting in Granite City. pic.twitter.com/KptHB0dhqN
— FOX 2 Rogue Runner (@RogueRunnerSTL) June 5, 2020
Fox St. Louis reports that the shooting took place around 10:00 p.m. The station’s report says that one man was found dead at the scene. The deceased man was found “in a truck behind a home.” The station’s report adds that authorities have one person in custody and are searching for two others. The Alton Telegraph reports that the deceased man died at Gateway Regional Medical Center. The newspaper adds that the shooting is being investigated by the Major Case Squad of the Greater St. Louis Area and the Granite City Police.
— retroterrestrial. . (@RiccheRetro) June 5, 2020
YBC Bam had more than 30,000 fans on his Instagram page. The rapper went by the moniker Alejandro Sosa on his profile. Alejandro Sosa is the name of one of the competitors in the 1983 film, Scarface. According to YBC Bam’s Spotify page, he published one album, Life of a Yungin’, during his occupation. The majority of YBC Bam’s listeners were in St. Louis, Chicago, and East Saint Louis. On his Twitter page, YBC Bam gives his location at Madison, Illinois. YBC Bam’s last tweet came on June 3rd. It read, “BLACK POWER!”
At the time of his passing, YBC Bam was in a relationship with a lady named Ashaia Rivera. Rivera paid tribute to the slain rapper on her Instagram story saying:
Y’all don’t know him how I know him and he was just so f****n perfect in my eyes I can’t believe God let this happen. I’m so angry and hurt. My blood is boiling I love him so much this boy is my backbone/rod/best friend/first love and now I’m forced to let all that go. We so close I can feel him he is apart of me and I just feel his anger.
On her Twitter page, Rivera tweeted:
Ion has no heart. Bam was my heart & he has gone. He knows he was my heart & motivation & I wish we could live our lives as we planned. I keep ranting because I wish I could just talk to him. I never imagined life without my baby. I’m so angry.