Open main menu

Dolla (rapper)

American rapper

Roderick Anthony Burton II (November 25, 1987 – May 18, 2009) was an American rapper, better known by his stage name Dolla. He had a hit single with "Who The Fuck is That" featuring T-Pain and Taye Dzim. A remix was made featuring Akon and T-Pain. Dolla was shot in the back three times while trying to run away from gunshots fired by Aubrey Lewis Berry. The two had an argument and seconds later, Aubrey shot Dolla in the parking lot of a PF Chang's, which is an American restaurant. Aubrey fled and Dolla was taken to a hospital where he later died. On May 22, 2010, charges were dropped against Aubrey Berry for the death of Dolla, as he was claiming self-defense. Evidence pointed out that Berry felt threatened by Burton due to a previous altercation in Atlanta a week before to the shooting. Burton's funeral was held in Atlanta's east point neighborhood on May 23, 2009. He was buried in Westview Cemetery in Atlanta.

Dolla
Birth nameRoderick Anthony Burton II
Also known asDolla, Bucc, Bucklyte
Born(1987-11-25)November 25, 1987
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
OriginAtlanta, Georgia
DiedMay 18, 2009(2009-05-18) (aged 21)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresHip Hop
Occupation(s)Rapper
Years active2000–2009
LabelsThe Gang Entertainment, Konvict Muzik, Jive, LaFace
Websitewww.myspace.com/dolla