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Fans gather to remember rapper Takeoff who was killed at State Farm Arena in Atlanta

Fans will gather on Friday to remember Killed rapper takeoffA member of the hip-hop trio Migos, in the city of Atlanta, where the 28-year-old grew up.

State Farm Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks, is hosting a memorial service to celebrate the rapper’s life and music.

takeoff, born Kirsnik Khari Ball, was shot and killed Outside Houston’s bowling alley earlier this month. A woman and another man were also injured in the shooting. No arrests have been made.

Free tickets to the memorial service were available to Georgia residents, but the State Farm Arena said the event had reached capacity and fans without tickets should not come to town.

The venue did not release any schedule for the event. Emails to representatives of Arena and Migos’ record label, Motown, were not immediately returned.

The Grammy Award-nominated trio Migos also included Takeoff’s uncle Quavo and cousin Offset. The three were largely raised in an Atlanta suburb by Takeoff’s mother.

Migos broke up almost a decade ago with the 2013 hit “Versace,” which rose to even greater heights in popularity through the Drake remix.

Takeoff was the youngest in the group and was often considered its youngest member.

Instead of flowers or gifts, his family has asked people to donate to The Rocket Foundation, which was established in honor of Takeoff and aims to stop gun violence, according to its website.

tributes from celebrities Social media has been engulfed in the aftermath of Takeoff’s death. Earlier this week, LeBron James dressed like a rapper before a Lakers game. The NBA superstar posted a photo of his costume on Instagram, writing: “If you know me you know how much I love @yrntakeoff!! Still I don’t feel real!”

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