Dayvon Daquan Bennett was an American rapper and songwriter who was professionally known as King Von. He was signed to the record label, Just the Family and the Empire, by Lil Durk. He was born on August 9, 1994, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
According to news from many hip hop outlets, King Von was shot outside an Atlanta, Georgia, nightclub. They claimed initially that he was in critical condition, but now say that he is dead, although this is unconfirmed.
Von went to jail for the first time at the age of 16. This will just be the start of the rapper’s long course of legal troubles. He was charged with a shooting in 2014 that killed one person and injured another.
King Von took to rapping, collaborating with Lil Durk with singles after proving his innocence and beating the case, who finally signed him into his OTF (Only The Family) Entertainment label & EMPIRE.
King Von launched his single “Grandson for President” on April 29th, 2020, which also did well in popularity. He followed that up with a “Broke Opps” music video update, a song from “LeVon James.” “On July 27th, 2020, he then released another single titled” Why He Said “and followed it up with another successful single,” All These N**gas, which has over 21 million views on YouTube to date in just over 2 months.
On August 26th, 2020, he then released another single titled “How It Go.” King Von released “I Am What I Am” with New York rapper Fivio Foreign on October 9th, 2020.
King Von is known for his ability to tell stories in his music, a quality that has won him many fans along with his unique voice. Critics have been impressed with his rap abilities, although he is still relatively new to rapping. His lyricism has gained a lot of attention as well as simple wordplay.
Shot in Atlanta Full Details And Death Cause
The identity of the individuals shot has not yet been verified by Atlanta authorities. The Constitution of the Atlanta Journal ran a long article on the shooting but didn’t name the injured. The actual name of King Von is Dayvon Daquan Bennett. The word that King Von is now gone, Twitter flooded.
King Von was allegedly shot in Atlanta last night after a fight with Quando Rondo’s entourage. Info still coming in. pic.twitter.com/CMd8HVMwJZ
A clash outside of Atlanta’s Monaco Hookah Lounge resulted in gunfire, resulting in two people being fatally shot, according to a report by AJC. A dispute between two parties, allegedly the crews of King Von and Quando Rondo, took place outside the club at around 3 AM. Two individuals were reported dead, and several others were injured.
Police from Atlanta and the Georgia Investigation Bureau are investigating a shooting in downtown Atlanta, reported by WSB-TV.
I counted dozens of crime scene markers outside this downtown Atlanta nightclub where police say 2 people died and 4 others were hurt in a shooting involving 2 off duty police officers. GBI collecting evidence. No officers hurt. Victim’s names not released yet. Live report at 12. pic.twitter.com/bJ4kY2wLdM
According to the tv network, the shooting took place outside Monaca Hookah Lounge on Trinity Avenue, adding that two people were killed, one person was in critical condition and two people were in stable condition.
The GBI is responding to an OIS at the request of the Atlanta Police Department. We are working to gather details. pic.twitter.com/8TfZMzPhgP