Rappers Who Have Been Violently Attacked Or Killed: See Pics By: Cassie Basford 1 of 7 Rappers Who Have Been Violently Attacked Or Killed REX/Shutterstock/Matteo Prandoni/BFA There are a number of hip hop legends who have died over the years.The Notorious B.I.G., Seagram, and Tupac Shukar are just three legendary rappers and pioneers of the game who have tragically died two decades ago. While there are many conspiracy theories regarding Tupac’s death, the death of the two former rappers are pretty widely agreed upon. In addition, there have also been up and coming artists today who have left the Earth too soon. Some of these rappers include 20-year-old XXXTentacion, 20-year-old Pop Smoke, 21-year-old Lil Peep, and 21-year-old Juice Wrld. While they are no longer with us, their music and talents will continue to bless the industry, to say the least. Furthermore, some other iconic rappers of all-time who have not died, but have been violently attacked or tragically wounded include 50 Cent, A$AP Rocky, and Flavor Flav. Swipe through the gallery and learn about more artists in the rap game who’ve had near-death experiences. January 27, 2020, 9:51AM 2 of 7 XXXTentacion Larry Marano/Shutterstock Rapper XXXTentacion, who was named in XXL’s Freshman class of 2017, died after being shot in Miami on June 18, 2018. January 27, 2020, 9:45AM 3 of 7 50 Cent Paul Hampartsoumian/REX/Shutterstock Before 50 Cent became the superstar rapper we all know today, he had an extremely troubled past — including the 2000 incident outside his grandmother’s home in Queens that left him with nine bullet holes. July 22, 2018, 3:43PM 4 of 7 A$AP Rocky Matteo Prandoni/BFA/REX/Shutterstock The rapper didn’t get a very warm welcome to New Zealand, where he’d just arrived to perform an arena show on February 24, 2016. He got jumped by three guys in a hotel elevator who punched him in the head and face. July 22, 2018, 3:43PM 5 of 7 Flavor Flav London News Pictures/REX/Shutterstock 59-year-old Flavor Flav was viciously attacked in the middle of a Las Vegas casino as a stranger pummeled him with violent punches right in front of a bunch of slot machines. July 22, 2018, 3:43PM 6 of 7 Chance The Rapper REX/Shutterstock The “Paranoia” rapper was attacked while he was onstage during a concert in 2016. July 22, 2018, 3:53PM 7 of 7 Waka Flocka Flame Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock The “No Hands” rapper was shot two times in Atlanta back in 2010. July 22, 2018, 3:43PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.