The Hip-Hop community is mourning the loss of DJ Megatron. Corey “Megatron” Mcgriff was shot and killed early this Sunday morning. At 2am the DJ who appeared on BET’s 106 and Park and was also a regular on Hot 97 was pronounced dead on the scene. According to the Daily News, “The Staten Island resident had just moved to a new house and his girlfriend recently gave birth to his third child.” So far detectives have not been able to track down any eyewitnesses to the murder.
Here are a few tweets about the passing of this amazing DJ:
@thisis50: * R.I.P* Hot 97 Radio Personality DJ Megatron Shot And Killed In Staten Island
@djenvy: Here’s the story 4 every1 asking….RIP Megatron he was a good dude…a real hard worker and grinder…man…
@IamGregordeee: R.I.P. DJ Megatron……..too many lost due to ignorance & negligence. WAKE UP!!!
@NICKIMINAJ: Rest In Peace DJ Megatron. My thoughts are with your family and friends
@JUSSKOOL: Still @Church. Sad to Hear About Megatron. Genuine Good Dude. I interned @HOT97 He always showed Love. Condolonces & Prayers to His family.
@TerrenceJ106: RIP to DJ Megatron. My prayers go out to his family and loved ones, he will be deeply missed.