The rapper Smoke Dawg was reportedly shot dead in Toronto on Saturday (30th
June). The young artist is reportedly one of the three people shot in the
city on Saturday night. Police are yet to confirm the identity of Smoke Dawg, but known associates,
including Drake and Mustafa the Poet have taken to social media to pay tribute.
Mustafa the Poet wrote on Twitter:
“The worst day of my life, I somehow keep
finding a new worst. Smokey is gone may our prayers follow him to heaven”.
Toronto rapper Drake wrote:
“All these gifts and blessed souls and inner lights
being extinguished lately is devastating. I wish peace and would wash over our
city. So much talent and so many stories we never get to see play out. Rest up