By Fio Borrelli
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer
Most would associate Ludacris with being an archetype for what a rapper should be, as he rose the ranks to become a part of pop culture. Still, Ludacris remains popular with his core fan base. Acting became a second home to Ludacris and he found mainstream popularity when he played in 2 Fast 2 Furious.
When he starred in 2 Fast 2 Furious, Ludacris had the opportunity to meet Paul Walker and they hit it off. As previously mentioned, Paul Walker had a role in the film series playing the character of Brian. This week, pop culture was in for a shock, as Paul Walker died tonight.
Sympathies are coming in from celebrities who come from all walks of life. Ludacris had the chance to get to know Paul Walker on a personal level, so news about his death hit him close to home. Paul Walker died while working on The Fast and the Furious 7 and Ludacris gave him a tribute on Instagram.
See Ludacris’ Instagram tribute to Paul Walker below:
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