American Hip hop producer, Turn Me Up Josh, whose real name Joshua Samuel – has died, according report.
The death of multi-platinum producer and engineer signed to Winners Circle, was confirmed by long-time collaborator Lil Durk, who took to Twitter on Monday to share his loss.
“Rip turn me up josh smh,” Durk tweet reads.
Rip turn me up josh smh— THE VOICE (@lildurk) May 31, 2021
While details surrounding the producer’s tragic death are yet to be made public, several fans, friends and former collaborators have paid their respects on social media.
“Can’t believe I’m reading this. RIP TurnMeUpJosh man. A pillar of the Atlanta recording community,” Young Thug’s long-time engineer Alex Tumay wrote in a tweet.
The Houston native first rose to fame after engineering Migos’ breakout hit, “Versace.” He also engineered Metro Boomin’s “10 Freaky Girls” and earned a Grammy nomination for his production on Drake and Durk’s chart-topping collab, “Laugh Now Cry Later.”
He will be missed.