Fredo Santana was more than just a rapper.
He was a father, a son, a cousin and all sorts of other things.
Following Santana's death, Fredo's dad jumped on Instagram and paid tribute to his son born Derrick Coleman.
I don't know where to begin,I'm a father of 6,not the best father in the world but i have Always been there.now Derrick was my second born named after my mentor my oldest brother,this is truly coming from my heart for I'm a lost for words.I wanna thank my wife for picking up of the floor cause I couldn't stand,I wanna thank my family for showing what we are about,next I would like thank my sons true friends in the industry for showing your support,& next I did not know the magnitude of souls & hearts my son had reached until today,I wanna thank all the fans,friends & family that I just couldn't reach personally,thank y'all for everything
Santana was found dead by his girlfriend Friday night after suffering a seizure in his LA home.
The 27-year had suffered liver and kidney failures last year. Afterward, he admitted drugs had wrecked his body and said he was getting help with his addictions.