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The 21 year old son of Christian rapper TobyMac's has died, MTO News has learned. Truett Foster McKeehan, 21, passed away suddenly inside his parents' Nashville home, according to a representative.

The family released a statement saying: 'Truett did pass away at home in the Nashville area sometime Tuesday night or Wednesday morning.'

Truett was an aspiring rapper, and he performed under the names Shiloh, truDog, and TRU. He collaborated with his father on many tracks, and the two were reportedly working on an album together. 

Truett was the eldest son of Grammy award winning TobyMac.

It's not yet clear what killed the young man. The Davidson County Medical Examiner's office confirmed he died, but they did not yet release a cause of death.

The family's statement continued, 'We just ask that everyone please be respectful of their privacy during this time and allow them to grieve their loss.'