How is Takeoff related to Quavo?

US rapper Takeoff and nephew of Quavo has been shot dead at the age of 28 in Houston, Texas.

Takeoff was killed at a bowling alley where he was playing dice with his uncle and bandmate, Quavo, on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022.

The shooting took place at about 02:30 local time (07:30 GMT) on a balcony outside the 810 Billiards and Bowling Alley.

Upon arrival, police officers said they found a large crowd and a man in his twenties with a gunshot wound to the head or neck. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Takeoff was identified as the victim by media outlets including TMZ, Variety and the Hollywood Reporter.

Takeoff whose real name was Kirshnik Khari Ball was born on June 18, 1994 and was best known as a member of the hip hop trio Migos along with his uncle Quavo and first cousin once removed Offset.

He began making beats and developing rhythms in the seventh grade, but did not start producing music professionally until 2011.