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Popular Dallas Texas rapper Channel 5 Jdub was shot and killed this morning. The rapper was caught slipping by his "opps," and shot multiple times in the  head.

Police arrived on the scene and found the talented rapper laying in a pool of his own blood. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The aftermath of Channel 5 Jdub's killing was live-streamed on Instagram Live. In the video, which has since gone viral, a homeowner films the rappers dead body - which is lying in the man's backyard.

Police and paramedics can be seen behind yellow tape, working on the crime scene.

No details on what may have led to the shooting have been released. 

Channel 5 J Dub, who called himself a Dallas Drill rapper, was on the verge of breaking out as a mainstream artist. He had a strong local fan base, and his music videos often went viral on Youtube.

Here is the video of the homeowner, who found the rapper dead on his lawn:

Here is some of his music: