TikToker Yung Hashtag died in an incident that has been classified as a homicide. Learn about his girlfriend/baby mother, his cause of death, and his family here.
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TikToker Yung Hashtag Cause Of Death
TikToker Yung Hashtag’s sudden death surprised everyone. The TikToker’s death was likely an incident of homicide. Jefferson City Police Department launched a homicide investigation regarding his death.
Jefferson City Police Department’s FB page released a statement that read, “Investigators continue to interview witnesses to Saturday’s weapons offense. Family members have been notified and we are now able to release the name of deceased as Michael A. Burns, 27 of Jefferson City.”
It read further, “Investigators have been able to locate multiple witnesses to the incident and they are cooperating at this time. The suspect, a 38-year-old Jefferson City resident, provided a statement to officers that is consistent with witness versions. The preliminary statements have been forwarded to Cole County Prosecutors’ office for review. No other information will be released at this time.”
After his death, TikToker Yung Hashtag’s mother Kaya Staten spoke about his death. She shared that she doesn’t have nor planning to “make a GoFundMe but if you feel like you wanna help out for her or my cousins she does have CashApp $Kaya417 and Paypal @Staten1211.”
Going live on Facebook, Kaya may have shared the alleged suspect who took her son’s life.
On January 15, 2023, rumors of TikTokker’s tragic death started to circulate online. Kastro MN’Sota, a friend and fellow TikTok celebrity, shared a video yesterday confirming the terrible news.
In the TikTok, Kastro said: “I just want to be the one to come out and say that [Yung Hashtag] tragically lost his life. I don’t know the details,” adding “If you watch our content we go back and we built a relationship off this app as brothers.”
He added, “He was one of the most humble people” and asked viewers to “go show his page some love. Show his people that he was cared about.”
The TikToker joined the platform in 2017, and amassed over 500K followers on the platform and 12 million likes. He also pursued a career as a musician. Some of his hit songs re I Hate Hashtag, Make a Move, and Off the Clock and he released an album in 2020 called #WhoPoppin. He had just dropped the official music video for his song Double Cup on January 14, 2023.
Yung Hashtag also shared a promotional video for the song on Instagram the same day the video was released. Since then, a rush of heartfelt tributes and condolences have been left in the comments section by fans.
Fans have been paying tribute to Yung. One Twitter user posted, “Damn Yung Hashtag passed ts[sic] crazy.” Another fan commented on TikTok, “Damn. 😔 had to come to ur page and sad to see its true. rest easy homie,” while another wrote: “REST IN POWER.”
“RIP, sending prayers to your family and friends,” a third person added.
TikToker Yung Hashtag Age At The Time Of His Death
At the time of his death, TikToker Yung Hashtag was 27 years old.
What Was TikToker Yung Hashtag Real Name?
The real name of TikToker Yung Hashtag is Michael Burns. He used his moniker for his appearances on TikTok and other social media platforms.
TikToker Yung Hashtag Family
Michael has also featured his dad on his Facebook. In November 2017, he posted, “S/0 to my Papa.. These other fellas aint half the man as you.. I love you Papa.. Thanks for teaching me to be a man at times when no other man was around to do so.. You the REAL MVP .. PS. My moma was a lil joint.”
On Mother’s Day 2015, he posted, “Happy mothers day to this beautiful Lady here. She definately deserves an award for her heart & hard work. We might not have came from much but God told me that our time is coming soon & when it does I promise I will give this lady the world. Her dream is to see her son be successful…& my dream is to help her accomplish hers. #dreamchasing I love you Maa. -Happy Mothers Day.”
On her FB bio, Kaya wrote, “Pronouns: She/Her…Unapologetically Black✊🏾and Gay🌈…Simultaneously educated & hood af.”
Yung’s father may have already passed away. In December 2019, he posted, “I just wish I could talk to my father right now.” A friend commented, “I feel you my ni**a me too may he RIP.”
Talking about siblings, he has three sisters and one younger brother.
TikToker Yung Hashtag Girlfriend
TikToker Yung Hashtag may have romantically linked to another TikTok user J’Ahnaa Foreign @jahnaforeign. They have been in a relationship since 22 November 2019.
The pair shares a kid together, a video of whom was shared in June 2022. The pair welcomed the baby Ashtyn Michael (7lbs 7oz // 19 inches) together on 3 August 2021, per her FB bio. In September 2022 TikTok, Jahna shared that the kid and the baby is her best friend. His baby mama has also shared a video of him performing live in November 2022.
J’Ahnaa has been constantly posting since the TikToker’s death.
In a lengthy post, she wrote, “I miss you so much baby, Ash misses you The Family missing you.. Your Fans Missing you.. I don’t want this to be real.. You give me hope! you gave me sanity! Only you know how to make me feel better I need you bae! Ts is too much… you said “I always thought you’d be around when everybody else fold, my biggest fear was losing you or even watching you go” and that really was my biggest fear…. I LOVE YOU, BABY!! LONG LIVE YOU!!LLYH!! It’s Me&You&Ash Forever Baby.”
J’Ahnaa confirmed the news in her own comment on the video, writing, “I love you so much, baby. I don’t wanna do life without you.”
According to J’Ahnaa’s Facebook, she is a founder, director, CEO at ForeignVisuals. She works in Photography & Videography, Editor & Creator. Starting from 2022, she has also been working as SRP Life Insurance Agent at Primerica. She is originally from Miami, Florida.
Where Was TikToker Yung Hashtag From?
Yung Hashtag is a resident of Jefferson City, Missouri.
Was TikToker Yung Hashtag On Instagram?
Yes, TikToker Yung Hashtag was on Instagram (@_yunghashtag).