RIP to Nola Legend 5th Ward Weebie

January 9, 2020

Our prayers are with the friends and family of Nola hip hop and bounce legend, 5th Ward Weebie. Reports tell us that he passed away today, January 9, 2020 while in the hospital. 

Many people had been on social media asking for prayers for the "Let Me Find Out" singer in recent days as he had been ill and in the hospital.

Update on or brother @5thwardweebie for the people that wanna no

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The rapper, artist and producer, whose real name is Jerome Cosey, posted videos like this one below just days ago showing he was in good health and great spirits.

They Called My Name 3.times like Candy Man I Show Up With My Lil Young #Streetfighter -------- #GetTheGatChallenge

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We were honored to play his music and to know him. 

It was such an honor to get to know you and work with you this past year. My heart is hurting for your son and Leslie. #5thwardweebie #kingofbounce

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