Kanye West’s cousin Ricky Anderson has tragically lost his one-year-old son Avery.
Anderson broke the news on Instagram, writing: “Today was the worst day of my life!! I lost my lil man and gained an angel! Rest in Paradise!!!! I love you man”.
The child died in his sleep without any previous signs of illness or distress, according to TMZ.
Anderson works at West’s record label, GOOD Music.
He shared a series of emotional videos of his young son as a tribute after his passing.
“You've taken a big piece of me with you! Your mom and I love you so much,” he wrote.