On June 24, 2014, several users started expressing melancholy on social media tweeting the hashtag “#RIPSouljaBoy.” So what’s the truth behind this despair among the fans? Did the young and popular rapper sadly passed away, or he has just fallen prey to the increasingly popular death hoax trend? Read on for MNG’s report on Soulja Boy. Is he dead or alive? Find out the truth here.
Social media once again took a sinister roll on June 24, 2014, as the story of rapper Soulja Boy‘s death began to take Twitter by storm. Because of the prevalent celebrity death hoax history, the public does not easily believe such news even if the news is authentic. Whenever big death hoaxes like this surface on Twitter, the fans should think twice before posting their responses.
Still, a number of people posted grief-stricken messages after learning that Soulja Boy had passed away. The Internet was trending with the hashtag “#RIPSouljaBoy.”
Let us have a look at the mournful messages:
“#RIPSouljaBoy cranked it all the way to heaven,” posted a username (@ow333n) June 24, 2014.
“#ripsouljaboy this is so sad…but let’s all remember that soulja boy did indeed “tell em” thank u soulja,” shared Nolan Emme (@NolanEmme) June 24, 2014.
“#RIPsouljaboy,” shared the grief- stricken Maurine sander (@maurinesyDxem) on June 24, 2014.
“The “Soul” in Soulja Boy is gone… Rest in peace man,” tweeted Chris on June 24, 2014.
One way or another, this is not the first time that the Internet has exploded with the Soulja Boy death hoax. The same hashtag began trending on Twitter in Feb. 2012.
Is Soulja Boy dead or alive? All of these Twitter users should have verified the news by looking at Soulja Boy’s official Twitter page. While “#RIPSouljaBoy” was trending on Twitter, the 23-year-old rapper was posting pictures of his new music video on the popular microblogging site. That’s why cheer up! Soulja Boy is alive and doing very well!
And that’s it for MNG’s Soulja Boy death hoax update. For more details coming up about the including 23-year-old rapper’s new music videos and other entertainment news stay tuned here at Movie News Guide (MNG).
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