Young King Dave. Doink, a term minted by Young King Dave, refers to a marijuana blunt cigar. Amish simply refers to Amish country. Before his excursion to Amish territory, Young King Dave, who has , Instagram followers, first drew attention for simply uttering, " it's expletive nice out! He also used the term "loud," a slang word for quality marijuana: " Who's tryin'a chill, smoke some loud, ya feel me? Young King Dave's jubilant comment on the nice weather and his invitation to smoke — "I got loud! We lost a legend today Ya feel me? He rejoiced when his "Amish" video was played on Comedy Central's "Tosh. His friend and manager, Chris Clemenza, told Motherboard that Nixon died on Thursday from complications during his recovery from a collapsed lung, saying that he had spent weeks in the hospital.
New Jersey-based social media personality Young King Dave, who recently rose to viral fame online through "smoking doinks" on Instagram, has died. He was The social media star, real name David James Nixon, died Thursday in a New Jersey hospital due to complications stemming from a collapsed lung, Motherboard reports. Nixon had reportedly been in the hospital for several weeks prior to his death, which was confirmed via his Instagram account. A Middletown native, Nixon was known for his popular Instagram videos, which typically featured him smoking marijuana — or "loud," as he called it — and encouraging followers to enjoy their day. He also coined the phrase "smoking doinks" to describe smoking joints or blunts, which has since become a popular reference online. At the time of his death, Nixon had about , followers on his Instagram page. He first gained popularity online in Jan. The video was later featured on Comedy Central's Tosh. In addition to his social media presence, Nixon was an aspiring rapper who published songs to Soundcloud and YouTube.
Motherboard reports that YKD had been in a hospital for the last few weeks after suffering from a collapsed lung. But it got so bad they had to put him in a medically induced coma. Then he died. He will be greatly missed. What started off as his public call-out looking for someone to smoke with turned into one of the funniest memes of the summer. Though the video was originally posted on Dave's own Instagram account in January, six months later it made its way to Twitter. There it got flipped and Auto-Tuned, giving the catchphrase "I got loud" a life of its own. Now, after gaining roughly thousand Instagram followers, Young King Dave is still doing exactly what he wanted to do that day: chilling and smoking. Far from your typical viral sensation, Young King Dave is an aspiring MC who was already well known in his city. But if you just want to hate, then just hate.
He was a social media star and rapper from Middletown, New Jersey. An aspiring New Jersey rapper famous on the internet for coining the term "smokin' doinks" died Thursday at just 19 years old, prompting a flood of supportive comments from fans who mourned and celebrated his life. David James Nixon, better known as Young King Dave, reportedly died of complications from a collapsed lung, according to Motherboard.
He had reportedly been in the hospital for several weeks before his death. The Middletown native brazenly posted videos of himself smoking marijuana, inventing slang, inviting people to smoke "loud" with him and enjoying the weather. One of his most famous videos was shot in Lancaster, Penn. Nixon's persona gained him an Instagram following of more than , people , a phenomenon he embraced but claimed he didn't really understand. I am with David right now and he says he doesn't know why y'all like that shit pic.
His lyrics glorified smoking weed obviously and fending off his haters. A mini-documentary about Young King Dave delves into his inspiration to become a rapper and what it's like to be a social media star in central New Jersey.
Nixon explains that he started smoking marijuana when he was 12 years old. Fans of Young King Dave offered up humorous tributes and memes on Thursday as news of his death spread online. You brought joy to many folks. Hope you're in a better place where you can smoke big ol' doinks as much as you'd like pic. Rip young king Dave bro really could rap too smh smokingbigdoinks pic. We remember all the good times and how he made us smile and are very grateful for all the prayers and well wishes of friends and family.
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