Rapper Tech N9ne took to Twitter on Monday to offer condolences to the family of battle rapper Tech 9 — whose stage moniker sounds and is spelled similarly — and clarify that he himself is very much alive and well. Condolences go out to battle rapper Tech 9. Philly stand up. Condolences to the great Tech 9. Philly pic. Philadelphia battle rapper Tech 9, whose real name is Akeem Mickens, was announced on Monday to have died by fellow battle rapper Buttah From Da Block. May God have mercy on his soul.
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Aaron Dontez Yates born November 8, ,  better known by his stage name Tech N9ne pronounced "tech nine" , is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. He has sold over two million albums and has had his music featured in film, television, and video games. His stage name originated from the TEC-9 semi-automatic handgun , a name given to him by rapper Black Walt due to his fast-rhyming chopper style. Yates was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri. Early in his career, Yates was a member of a group formed in called Black Mafia. In , Yates joined the group the Regime , which was formed by rapper Yukmouth. The album debuted number 79 on the Billboard The album's sales are said to have tripled following a campaign, going by the name of "F. The campaign, which asked music listeners to legally download the album free through the artist's own website was in response to the anti-downloading campaign by the RIAA. In , Yates released the album Everready The Religion.
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