James Tapp, Jr. (September 9, 1977 – November 26, 2003), better known by his stage name Soulja Slim, was an American rapper who achieved modest success on Master P‘s No Limit record label. He is known for his guest appearance on the U.S. #1 hit “Slow Motion” by fellow rapper Juvenile.
On November 26, 2003 Slim was en-route to a performance when he was shot four times; three times in the face, and once in the chest, in front of his mother’s home. with wife Amanda and son A’darryl in the 8th Ward/Gentilly area. Soulja Slim was buried with his cutthroat comitty charm and jewelery also the leather camo clothes he’s shown wearing on the cover of Give It 2 ‘Em Raw.