Ivan Vitalievich Petunin is a rapper from Krasnodar, Russia with the stage name Walkie.
He has a page on Instagram.
Ivan Petunin was born on May 24, 1995.
In 2012, he took part in the battle for the first time, passing the selection for the first season of SLOVO: Krasnodar.
Walkie reached the quarterfinals.
In 2013, he became a participant in the second and third seasons of SLOVO: Krasnodar.
Then he served in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
In the fall of 2019, Walkie took part in the new season of the revived SLOVO branch in Krasnodar.
In September 2017, Walkie ended up in a mental hospital with a mental disorder.
He later jumped out of the window of his home in Krasnodar, injuring his spine.
Was in a coma for 9 days.
Walkie then announced his album in 2018, giving it the title “Psychic”.
Is it true that Ivan Petunin committed suicide?
Edition 93.ru reported that on September 30, Ivan Petunin committed suicide.
His body was found near a high-rise building.
Earlier, Petunin published a video message on his Telegram channel in which he stated that he was going to commit suicide due to mobilization.
“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,” Petunin said in the video.
He added that he had a respite from mobilization, as he was in a neuropsychiatric dispensary.
“But it seems to me that in the coming days, partial mobilization will turn into full mobilization,” the young man added.
On the day of his death, the rapper released a new album.
In his video message, he offered to listen to him and his other compositions.
“Listen to some of them to understand what kind of person I was,” Petunin said.
He also transferred the admin panel from his channels and the public to his girlfriend.
After the death of Petunin, she published his farewell letter to her.
“Vanya went to the high-rise building where we lived in the summer, everything was confirmed,” she wrote.
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