City of Memphis to Rename Street After Young Dolph

Published Dec 06 2021 at 8:55 AM GMT
  • The City of Memphis is immortalizing the legacy of Young Dolph with a street named after him.
  • According to reports, the street is located at an intersection near the Memphis Depot Industrial Park and will be unveiled on December 15.
  • City councilman JB Smiley is leading the renaming the effort, explaining that he wanted to ensure that everything was in place before informing the family of the late rapper.
  • He sent the message that someone who went to the same schools as them, and walked the same streets that they do, was able to not only create a successful legacy for himself, but also prioritized family and community," Young Dolph's family shared.
  • A day after the street renaming ceremony, a public funeral for Young Dolph will take place at the FedExForum.



  • Published Dec 6, 2021 8:55 AM GMT