He was 26.
“Our family has been devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian. He is such a bright light who cared so much about the happiness of others. Our family demands respectful attention during this private time,” King says. representative said.
He was King’s only child, who she shared with her ex-husband, producer Ian Alexander Sr.
“Happy birthday to my co, so incredibly proud of you and inspired by your love, artistry and gangsta! To be able to watch you take this life by the neck and make it yours is something I will be forever grateful for “Having you as my mother is the greatest gift I could ask for. To be all that you are while always having the time to be there, to love and support me unconditionally is truly remarkable.”
“I get emotional because my son is an amazing young man, and it took me being a mother to realize how incredible a woman is. [my mother] is,’ said King. “You don’t know what unconditional love is. You could say yes, but if you don’t have a child, you don’t know what that is. But when you experience it, it is the most satisfying ever. So that’s the biggest part of me. Being a mother to Ian.”