Rapper Shawty Lo Gives His Personal Definition Of Hustle & Network

Shawty Lo & Tall Boy in Charlotte at CIAA weekend.


Atlanta rapper Carlos Walker aka Shawty Lo, was pronounced dead due to a fiery car accident in Atlanta GA.

Walker’s vehicle, a 2016 Audi, struck a tree, causing the vehicle to overturn and catch fire. He was ejected from the vehicle and died on the scene. Two women also in the car with him were also injured and taken to Grady hospital, but their condition and identities are not known at this time.  He had just left the popular night club Blue Flame.

Walker was a founding member of the group D4L  He is best known for his debut single “Dey Know“,  Walker announced he had signed his D4L imprint to fellow rapper 50 Cent’s subsidiary label G-Unit South Records, in a joint venture deal.

Walker spoke with Tall Boy and gave him his personal definition of Hustle & Network a community initiative that Tall Boy has been working on to motivate and challenge our youth to use the resources around them when meeting new people and using their skills and talents to create an environment of confidence. Students are encouraged to evaluate their talents and to develop a strategy that is conducive to entrepreneurship. This is accomplished through student interaction and the use of videos showing both athletes and celebrities sharing their definitions of what legal Hustling and Networking skills are all about.

No details have been given for funeral arrangements.


Shawty Lo & Tall Boy in Charlotte at CIAA weekend.
Shawty Lo & Tall Boy in Charlotte at CIAA weekend.



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