21-year old Canadian rapper, Smoke Dawg, who was making a gigantic name for himself representing Toronto was shot and executed in another silly shooting making him the most recent rapper to end up a casualty of firearm viciousness.
Smoke Dawg who release his latest track earlier this week, titled “Fountain Freestyle” and was reportedly working on his first full length album.
Toronto news CP24 reports that different witnesses heard gunshots outside Cube dance club, which is situated on a bustling road in the city’s diversion region. The report asserts that two men and one lady were taken to hospital, yet one of the males later died of his injuries.
As indicated by reports, three people were shot in the area of Queen Street West and Peter Street, in Toronto’s Entertainment District, in the blink of an eye before 8:00 p.m. Police said the suspects may have fled in a dark SUV or a white car.
Two male casualties and one female were transported to a nearby local hospital in serious to critical condition; one of the male victims were subsequently pronounced dead.
In 2016, he collaborated with Skepta on “Overseas” and last year, he was a opening act on Drake’s Boy Meets World European tour. Just this week he dropped a new song called “Fountain Freestyle” to preview his debut full-length project, Struggle Before Glory, which was slated for release later this year.
Taking to Twitter, Mustafa the Poet wrote: “The worst day of my life, I somehow keep finding a new worst. Smokey is gone, may our prayers follow him to heaven.”
Sharing an instagram story with a picture of his fellow Toronto rapper, Drake wrote: “All these gifts and blessed souls and inner lights being extinguished lately is devastating. I wish peace would wash over our city. So much talent and so many stories we never get to see play out. Rest up Smoke.”