Life Rapper Pop Smoke (20) shot dead in his own house By weekster Posted on February 19, 2020 1 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ The American rapper Pop Smoke was shot in his own house in Hollywood Hills. There would have been a raid last night, in which the 20-year-old rapper was fatally hit by several bullets. The robbery took place around 4.30 am American time, writes entertainment website TMZ. Two masked men entered the rapper’s house and fired several shots. The rapper was seriously injured and died not much later in the hospital. Nobody arrested The robbers are said to have fled on foot and have still not been caught. It is unclear whether the rapper knew the robbers, the police have since started a major investigation. The young rapper, who was actually called Bashar Barakah Jackson, scored a hit this summer with the song “Welcome to the Party.” The song has been listened to more than 23 million times on YouTube.