Following the news of Shawty Lo's tragic death in a car crash on Wednesday (Sept. 21), many rappers took to social media to pay tribute to the Atlanta MC. Shawty Lo was the hitmaker behind 2008's "Dey Know," and a member of the Southern hip-hop group D4L, who released the Billboard Hot 100-topping hit "Laffy Taffy" in 2005.
Timelines were flooded with condolences to those close to Shawty Lo (real name Carlos Walker), who was a father to 11 children. A candlelight vigil in his native Bankhead neighborhood was also held on Wednesday night (Sept. 21), per an Instagram post from his manager, Johnnie Cabbell, while Shawty Lo's final music video "Put Some Respek On It" also hit the Internet.
See the heartfelt messages in memory of Shawty Lo below.