A$AP Rocky mourns the loss of his father; celebs who lost relatives in 2012

Rapper A$AP Rocky’s father passes away 

A Harlem rapper is reeling today after losing his father over the Christmas holiday. A$AP Rocky whose debut album will hit stores in January, took to Instagram Tuesday to leave a parting message to his late dad. “R.I.P dad, until we meet again. See my daddy in heaven, he be da realist G. TTL,” wrote the rapper.

He has since seen an outpouring of support from fans and celebrity friends alike including his tourmate Rihanna who tweeted,

 My most sincere condolences bro #BajanBlood “@asvpxrocky: R.I.P DAD , UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN . “SEE MY DADDY IN HEAVEN , HE BE DA REALIST G”

— Rihanna (@rihanna) December 26, 2012

No further details on the rapper’s father have been released.

Like A$AP Rocky several celebs have taken a moment to grieve their family members they lost this year. From a Bajan pop princess to the passing of a veteran actor’s son, check out celebs who mourned their relatives in 2012.

-danielle canada

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