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Archie Eversole Biography
Who was Archie Eversole ?
Atlanta rapper Archie Eversole has died at the age of 37 after he was reportedly killed by his brother, Alexander Kraus.
According to DeKalb County police, the musician was shot on March 25 at Golf Vista Circle.
He died of his injuries at a nearby hospital on April 3.
Cops responded to a Chevron gas station on Snapfinger Woods Drive, where they found Eversole with a gunshot wound.
Arrested and Charged
Kraus was arrested and charged after the shooting.
He was first charged with aggravated assault, however his crimes were changed to murder after Eversole’s death.
Eversole is best known for his 2002 hit “We Ready,” which featured fellow rapper Bubba Sparxxx.
Bop has been played frequently in sports games over the years. He released his first album, “Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style”, that same year when he was only 17 years old.
Loving tributes to the German-born singer flooded social media.
NFL star Robert Griffin III tweeted: “The man who gave us ‘We Ready,’ the greatest Game Day anthem of all time, has passed away at the age of 37. Rest in peace Archie Eversole. Prayers to his family and loved ones.”
Sportswriter Brandon Caldwell wrote, “Rip Archie Eversole, a spirited rapper who created a song and anthem that will survive and remain totally Southern and Atlanta.”
“RIP Archie Eversole – one of his biggest hits would be this hood class titled ‘We Ready,'” another wrote, along with praying emojis.
A tribute paid tribute to the popular song. “This song, ‘We Ready,’ helped me get over my re-injured ACL in high school in 2002. I still use this song when I work out, or right before I get out of the car at the gym. A classic hit that will never fail to thrill people, myself included. RIP Archie Eversole.”
“What happened to Archie Eversole is an incredible tragedy. It is a great loss for the city and its football culture,” one added.
Archie Eversole Quick and Facts
- Archie Eversole, an Atlanta-based rapper best known for his anthem We Ready, died on Wednesday at age 37
- Eversole’s family told TMZ he passed on April 3
- The cause of death has not been released
- Eversole was age 17 when he recorded his debut album Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style that was released in 2002
- The album featured his anthem We Ready, which has become a popular hype song at sports stadiums and among athletes