publication date: Thursday, June 21, 2018 (part of Summer 2018)

category: Music

clue: This Miami-based rapper lived an X-rated life until his death in a robbery this week.

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, and Richard Slominsky


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