Ivan Vitalievich Petunin Biography – Ivan Vitalievich Petunin Wiki
Ivan Vitalievich Petunin, known by the stage name Walkie, was a Russian rapper. Walkie had nearly 40,000 monthly listeners on Spotify, and his song “Нейротоксин,” which means “Neurotoxin,” had been streamed nearly 2 million times. The recording artist had been releasing music since 2013, his Bandcamp page showed.
The rapper was found dead on Friday after jumping from a high-rise apartment building in the city of Krasnodar, according to independent Russian media news outlet 93.ru. His death has since been confirmed by his girlfriend and his mother to a 93.ru reporter.
Before the tragic leap, the rapper also filmed himself delivering a heart-wrenching suicide message that was posted to his Telegram channel, local media reported.
“If you are watching this video, then I am no longer alive. I can’t take the sin of murder on my soul and I don’t want to. I am not ready to kill for any ideals. To murder someone in war or otherwise is something I cannot do,” he said.
“It seems to me that partial mobilization will become full in a few days,” Petunin said.
“Forgive me, my loved ones, but sometimes you have to die for your principles,” he continued. “My last decision is exactly how I die.”
Ivan Vitalievich Petunin Age
Russia rapper Ivan Petunin was 27 years old.
Ivan Vitalievich Petunin Instagram
Ivan Vitalievich Petunin’s Instagram is @mrwalkie.