May 3: Philant Johnson Gunned Down. (2006)

May 3, 2006 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, TI lost his best friend Philant Johnson after a running gun battle in Cincinnati, Ohio. T.I. was involved in some sort of altercation at a nightclub and the other party followed them on to the highway and fired upon the van.

The sh👀ter, Hosea Thomas was apprehended, found guilty and handed 66 years in prison. He is eligible for release in 2074 at the age of 100. Good Luck With That RIP Philant.

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