Westside Gunn is footing a considerable amount of the invoice for the funeral prices of the Buffalo, N.Y. lady who was featured on the quilt of Griselda’s 2019 WWCD album.
Clara “Claire” Gomez, the lady highlighted on the album artwork for Griselda‘s debut studio album lately handed away. A GoFundMe web page was began to lift funds for her burial prices on Wednesday (Could 24).
“Hello my identify is Joe. I’m the nephew to Clara Gomez aka ‘Claire’ in Buffalo,” the outline of the GFM account reads. “I’m fundraising so she will be laid to relaxation near her sister (my mom) just like the fa”mily desires. I need to thank everybody for his or her condolences and for aiding my Aunt over time. I do know she was a thorn in everybody’s aspect at occasions however the love for her from everybody actually means rather a lot to our household. Please donate in the event you can if not please a minimum of share this to somebody you recognize. Each bit helps.”
Westside Gunn got here by means of with a $10,000 donation to the kitty. He shared proof of his contribution on Twitter on Thursday (Could 25).
“BURY MY BABY IN STYLE,” Westside Gunn captioned the screenshots, together with praying arms, crying face and heartbreak emojis. “#RIPCLAIRE the LEGEND.”
Gomez’s Loss of life
In keeping with the Buffalo Information, Gomez, described as a “longtime panhandler,” was killed after being struck by an SUV on Tuesday evening (Could 23). In keeping with police, the motive force of the SUV was being pursued by one other automobile whose driver was capturing at them. The SUV’s driver misplaced management and struck Gomez, killing her. The alleged shooter has been charged with one rely of second-degree felony possession of a weapon and first-degree reckless endangerment. Gomez was 58.
WWCD dropped on Nov. 19, 2019 and was some rap followers’ first introduction to the Griselda outfit of Westside Gunn, Benny The Butcher and Conway The Machine. The LP was launched by means of the group’s take care of Eminem’s Shady Information and featured visitor appearances from Em, 50 Cent, Raekwon and extra. The album artwork exhibits a black and white headshot of Gomez sporting a cranium cap.
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