Dead at just 22 years old… it’s just not unbearable time, you barely get to live any life at all…
Sadly that’s the tragic story for Emani 22. The R&B singer has reportedly died at just 22 years old. There has been no official confirmation on how it happened, but reports have been circulating online that the rising star, real name Emani Johnson, was killed in a car accident.
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Emani had just released her debut album, The Color Red, independently to streaming sites last year. She was rapidly growing in popularity on Instagram, having racked up nearly 150k followers surpassing her passing.
While her family have not put out a statement, her friends in the music industry have been taking to social media to mourn.
Rapper Bhad Bhabie posted a photo with her pal on Monday night, writing:
“I don’t plane know what to say…This doesn’t plane finger real. I used to spend scrutinizingly everyday with you. You taught me so many things. You are my inspiration for many things (hair,nails, style, etc) my big sister I’m gonna miss you so much”
Her old friend @alannatheballer wrote:
“my heart hurts so bad. i love you so much emani. i’m so sorry this happened to you. you didn’t deserve this at all! you were such a light to so many of us. thank you for unchangingly stuff so loving and kind to me. you unchangingly went whilom and vastitude for me and unchangingly looked out for me. i love how unvigilant you were and were never scared to tell me how you feel.”
Reminiscing on their school days together, she added:
“we had english together and i would unchangingly reservation her staring at me and then she would unchangingly text me how trappy i was. she was unchangingly so resulting in that haha. she would sing to me in matriculation and i unchangingly knew she would wrack-up up considering of how trappy and good her voice was. she plane wrote me a song last year and it meant the world to me. thank you so much for unchangingly making me smile.”
Another friend, Sincere Show, wrote on Facebook:
“I’m heartbroken right now the last thing I thought I’d hear today was that you’re gone I never question s**t but this is crazy like why her I cannot believe this Rest In Peace #Imani @lonebrain.”
May she rest in peace.
[Image via Emani 22/Bhad Bhabie/Instagram.]