Lil Reese aka Tavares Taylor was born on January 6, 1993, and from Chicago, Illinois, United States. He is an American rapper and rose to fame after his collaborations with the likes of Chief Keef and Fredo Santana.
On November 11, 2019, he was shot in Chicago around 2:30 p.m. Police said officers responded to the 167th Street and Pulaski Road for reports of a shooting and when they arrived, officers found a vehicle with fresh blood in the driver’s seat and on the ground next to the door, police said. Witnesses said a man had taken the victim from the scene.
Officers checked nearby hospitals and found a male with a gunshot wound to the neck area at South Suburban Hospital’s emergency room in Hazel Crest, police said. He was transferred to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. Officials at Christ Medical Center identified the victim as Taylor and said he is in critical condition, According to ABC7Chicago.com.
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He gained popularity after he was featured on Chief Keef’s hit “I Don’t Like” which garnered widespread international attention and also released other music videos named “Us” and “Beef”.
Later, he signed with hip hop label Def Jam after producer No I.D was impressed by his talent. In November 2012, he released a remix for his song “Us” with Rick Ross and Drake which later appeared on Rick Ross’ mixtape The Black Bar Mitzvah.
Furthermore, he went on predicting songs such as Young Chop, Traffic featuring Young Jeezy and Twista, and solo mixtape Supa Savage. Apart from the land in numerous legal issues and in May 2010, Lil Reese pleaded guilty to burglary charges and was given two years of probation.
On October 24, 2012, a video allegedly showing Lil Reese assaulting a woman was posted to the internet and On April 28, 2013, Lil Reese was arrested by Chicago Police on a warrant issued two days earlier, based on criminal trespass to a residence with persons present, battery, and mob action from the video incident from February 2012.
Then, on June 23, 2013, Lil Reese was arrested in Chicago and charged with motor vehicle theft after an incident on April 13, 2013, where he was not able to provide proof of ownership for a BMW 750Li. Later, the charge was dropped. On July 13, 2013, Lil Reese has arrested again in Chicago for marijuana possession, a violation of his probation.
How old is Lil Reese? He was born on January 6, 1993, and from Chicago, Illinois, the United States and he is 27 years old as of 2019. However, there is not much information about his father, mother, and siblings.
No one has been arrested in the wake of the shooting, officials said, as a probe has been launched. Taylor remained in critical condition Monday, authorities said and was transported to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois for further care.