Yo Gotti and Blak Youngsta

Rap mogul Yo Gotti, left, held a private event for His newest signee, rapper Blac Youngsta yesterday at MaGic city strip club in Atlanta. Rap mogul T.I. attended. Also in the house were rappers Travis scott, Mac Boney, Snootie Wild, Shy Glizzy, and of course the world renowned Magic City dancers.
Photos by Prince Williams/ATLPics.net

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Shonte Renee and DJ Nando

Shonté Renee, the girlfriend of slain DJ Nando, opened up about his death in an exclusive interview with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Fernando William Barnes, 38, was fatally shot early Tuesday morning as he arrived home from work at Magic City strip club in downtown Atlanta.

Renee told the AJC she was upstairs in the couple's Morrow, GA home when she heard "gunshots" outside. She explained that her boyfriend of 2 years always cautioned her to stay inside whenever she heard gunshots.

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Popular Atlanta DJ Shot Dead

Popular Atlanta DJ Fernando William Barnes, aka DJ Nando, was gunned down outside his Clayton County home early Tuesday morning, the AJC reports. He was found by his live-in girlfriend.

Friends say Shonte Renee arrived home around 4:00 a.m. and found Barnes, 38, bleeding heavily in the driveway of his home on Oak Mill Court Mt. near Zion Boulevard.

Barnes was extremely well-liked by Atlantans who patronized the adult entertainment nightclubs Onyx in Midtown and Magic City in downtown Atlanta where he worked. "His funeral will be cray," said one friend.

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Popular Atlanta DJ Shot Dead

A popular Atlanta adult entertainment DJ was shot to death outside his Clayton County home Monday night, numerous media outlets are reporting.

William Fernando Barnes, also known as DJ Fernando or DJ Nando, was fatally shot as he arrived home from a night out at Atlanta's Magic City strip club. He is pictured above right with rapper Rick Ross.

Nando was a popular DJ who helped to break local artists as part of his gig spinning records at Club Onyx, one of Atlanta's prominent strip clubs. Nando also worked as a DJ at Magic City though he wasn't working there Monday night.

Friends believe Nando's assailant may have followed him home from the club.

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