Tributes Pours In As Chicano Rapper Passes
Social media has been filled with tributes following the death of popular Chicano rapper, Big Stomper.
CEO of Caught UP Entertainment and Popular rapper, Lonnie Mendoza known by his stage as The Stomper has sadly passed away. Stomper was reported to have died today April 3 2021 after battling for his life at the hospital.
Photographer Estevan Oriol confirmed the news of Stomper’s death through his official social media handles.
Penning down his tribute to the legendary rapper, Estevan wrote – Sad Day for L.A. R.I.P. a Good Homie @1sickman76deep . We first kicked in September 2009 on a plane flight to Barcelona Spain, to do an event with @dyd_lowrider_barcelona. Everyone since that trip’ve been friends. Although we didn’t kick it all the time or talk all the time when we did, he was a good Homie and a real one. Solid!!! I and We are going to Miss you Gee, you were always good people with me, I appreciate all the love you showed to me and my crew and @jokerbrandofficial @jokerbrandeurope !!! Nothing but love Gee. Gone too soon but never to be forgotten.
Also reacting to stompers death, the CEO of Steel Banging Musick wrote – Many knew him as Stomper but I knew him as Family. There’s not many in this game you could call a friend or family but Lonnie @1sickman76deep was family. Beyond this music, he loved me, my lady and my kids. He would always tell me I love you Midge and tell Meliz and the kids he loves them too.
He would always speak highly of me to many. That’s what I respected about him. We always had mutual love and respect. It breaks my heart that I have to write about him passing away. I’m still in disbelief. I’m gonna miss you, my boy. Till we meet again just know we’re Gonna cherish every memory and every moment we spent with you. Save me a spot, Lonnie. I love you perro . I’m Fucken sad my boy. Wish this was all just a Dream. Like we would always say P’s Up all sick. Save me a spot, my brother. My condolences and prayers go out to Lonnie’s Family and homeboys.