Tray Savage Bio – Wiki
Tray Savage is a Chicago rapper and associate of Chief Keef who is being reported to have died after being shot dead in the Chatham neighborhood of Chicago on June 19th. The rapper was known for songs such as, “Know Who I Am,” “Faces” and “Got the Mac.”
He was 26 years old.
Cause of Death
Tray was shot and killed Friday on the South Side of Chicago … according to sources. We’re told the rapper was driving in the Chatham neighborhood around 11 AM when someone opened fire, striking Tray in the shoulder and neck.
Police say Tray’s car hit 3 other vehicles after he was hit by the gunfire. He was rushed to the University of Chicago Medical Canter, where he was later pronounced dead.
Witnesses say they noticed a white SUV in the neighborhood at the time of the fatal shooting … and detectives are investigating, though no suspects are in custody yet.
Born in Chicago, Tray was a member of the rap label Glory Boyz Entertainment, also known as GBE, which is owned by Fredo Santana and Chief Keef.
Savage is most famous for his 2013 collab with Chief Keef, “Chiefin Keef.” He also has a ton of other music videos on YouTube, including “Faces,” “Know Who I Am,” and “Got The Mac.
Savage was preceded in death by his mother who died in June 2018, according to a tribute post on his Instagram page. Savage wrote at the time:
This s*** hurt so much bad baby. Damn you was my queen this s*** change me baby I’m a be so wise and strong for you. I just wish I can make you smile again like the last day I seen you. Love you mom. Man, I can go on and on about you baby damn we need you more than ever.”
Savage was shot while he was driving a car south on Evans Avenue close to 81st street on June 19th around 11:00 a.m. local time. The report says that the rapper was shot in the neck and shoulder. After being shot, Savage crashed into three parked cars. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that the shooting took place. Savage was dropping his girlfriend off at the time he was shot.
Emergency services brought Savage to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. The CBS report says that witnesses told police that they “saw a white SUV, possibly a Mazda,” around the area where the shooting took place. The incident is being investigated by Area 2 detectives. At the time of writing, police do not have anyone in custody.
In May 2019, Savage posted on Instagram saying, “Everybody got bad habits just can’t let that shit control them money habits seen young n***** die so fast they ain’t even have no time to see the real paper.