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UPDATE: DJ Paul says that fellow Three 6 Mafia member Koopsta Knicca is still alive and breathing, despite initial reports of his death.

“I talk to the Dr. Directly jus now n he still breathing,he aint goin out without a fight so keep praying yall,” DJ Paul said via Instagram.

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The hip-hop world has suffered another loss tonight (Oct. 8). Koopsta Knicca has died at the age of 40 years old. Knicca was placed on life support after suffering a brain aneurysm two days ago.

Koopsta Knicca has been a member of the legendary Memphis group Three 6 Mafia since its founding in 1991. He released 10 solo projects throughout his career.

Koopsta Knicca’s passing comes just two years after fellow founding member Lord Infamous died from a heart attack. Juicy J paid tribute to his deceased brethren in the above Instagram post.

Prayers up for the Mafia Family.

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