THROWBACKS

Soulja Slim, “Life Goes On” (Originally Published January/February 2005)

Today marks the 10th anniversary of Soulja Slim's tragic death at the age of 26 on November 26, 2003. The rapper was gunned down in his mother's front yard in his hometown of New Orleans, just before his latest song with Juvenile, "Slow Motion," was to become the biggest hit of his career. A year after his death, XXL spoke to his mother, Mrs. Linda, about the day her son died, and the fallout from the shooting that left her struggling to understand why. Written By: Vanessa Satten Images By: Allen Clark "I ain’t gonna be no rapper that get killed,” Soulja Slim ...

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