Details of the incident are still unknown. The musician family asks to respect the privacy in this situation
On Saturday, June 23, died the musician Vincent Paul Abbott. He was only 55 years old.
He was better known as the drummer and one of the founders of the worldwide popular heavy metal band Pantera, Vinnie Paul.
“Vincent Paul Abbott (Vinnie Paul) died. Details of the incident are still unknown. The musician family asks to respect the privacy in this situation”, – wrote in Facebook.
In 1981 Abbott, along with his younger brother Dimaga Durrell founded the band Pantera. During the career Pantera has recorded nine Studio albums and four times was nominated for a Grammy. After the breakup of the band in 2003, the Abbott brothers founded a new group, Damageplan. In 2006, together with the participants of the music bands Mudvayne and Nothingface, Vinnie Paul formed Hellyeah in 12 years of its existence released five albums.
As previously reported portal “Know.ia”, XXXTentacion not the only one who was attacked in the United States. On the same day was shot by another rapper, Jimmy Wopo.
21-year-old Jimmy Wopo was only a year older than the 20-year XXXTentacion. The first killed in Florida, second – Pensilvania.
The police report that the incident occurred on June 18 in Pittsburgh. The offender shot the rapper when he was in his car, then shot the friend of the musician who was sitting next to. The boys were hospitalized, but from the received traumas the young rapper has died in hospital. His friend, fortunately, is in stable condition.
The tragic news was confirmed by the Manager Jimmy Wopo – Taylor Maglin, who noted that still can not recover from the death of the ward.
“Today I lost my brother, and that’s the worst that can be in the world”, – he wrote.
We will remind, in Friday, June 22 in the US on 93 year of life died a poet, novelist and translator Naum Korzhavin.
About it write the Russian mass media, referring to the singer Veronica Valley – it reported the death of the poet on his page in Facebook.
Naum Korzhavin (real name – Mandel) was born 14 Oct 1925 in Kiev. In the 1970s, he emigrated to the United States. In exile, he lived for 45 years.