Rapper Wiz Khalifa is in mourning following the death of his uncle.

The Black and Yellow hitmaker took to his Twitter.com account on Wednesday (08Jan14) to express his shock following the passing of his uncle Imani.

He wrote in a series of posts, "Rest in peace Imani. Your (sic) with Allah now... My uncle was younger and more level headed than all of us. I would have never seen this happening in a million years... God has a plan. Rest with God Imani."

Further details were not available as Wenn went to press.