By Adebayo Williams
American rapper King Yella was shot on set of the shooting of his Black Lives Matter-themed song. The Chicago rapper was shot in his left hand while another bullet grazed his side. The incident was caught on camera. Yella was injured but could still drive himself to hospital.
“Video shoot gone wrong me gettin shot caught on camera while shootin my stop the violence blacklivesmatter video,” King Yella wrote in his own Instagram post of the footage.
“Tryna stop the violence and niggas still wanna be on that.”
In a different video posted on Instagram, King Yella showed off his injuries. The Windy City rhymer assured viewers he was okay while expressing his disappointment over the whole situation.
King Yella recently launched his No More campaign, a stop the violence movement for his hometown. The rapper was trying to bring peace to the various gangs in Chicago in light of the police shootings of black men around the country.