Turn Me Up Josh’s death was revealed on June 1, 2021.Details surrounding his passing have not yet been released, and his cause of death is not known.His long time collaborator Lil Durk tweeted the sad news.The rapper shared a photo of Josh working in the studio and wrote: “Rip turn me up josh smh.”
Who was Turn Me Up Josh?
Turn me Up Josh’s real name was Joshua Samuel.He engineered Migos’ 2013 track Versace and Metro Boomin’s hit Not All Heroes Wear Caps.He received a Grammy nomination in 2020 for his work on Drake and Durk’s song “Laugh Now Cry Later”.He also worked alongside artists DaBaby, Tinashe and Def Loaf.
What tributes have been made for Turn Me Up Josh?
Fans and musicians have paid tribute to the musician after news of his death broke.One said: “RIP turnmeupJosh smh. What you created will keep hitting our souls.”Another posted: “Bro had such good and melodic beats.”Atlanta DJ Alex Tumay tweeted: “Can’t believe I’m reading this. RIP TurnMeUpJosh man. A pillar of the Atlanta recording community.”
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