We just received news that Canadian rapper, Smoke Dawg was shot and killed in Toronto last night.
On Saturday, June 30th Smoke Dawg was reportedly murdered outside of Cube Nightclub in Toronto's Entertainment District around 8 PM EST. His death has been confirmed by his friends and fellow artists. His close friends, Mustafa The Poet and Puffy L'z have both posted on Twitter and Instagram following Smokey's death.
Smokey is gone, may our prayers follow him to heaven— Mustafa (@MustafaThePoet) July 1, 2018
We know that Smoke Dawg was an up-and-coming artist that became popular after he opened for Drake during the European leg of his Boy Meets World tour back in 2017. Since then, Drake and Smoke Dawg have remained friends.
1. He just released his new album "Fountain".
2. He thinks of Drake as his "big bro".
Smoke Dawg posted this photo on Instagram yesterday celebrating his friend's new album.
3. He's a Blue Jay's fan.
Smoke Dawg was known for representing his city, Toronto.
4. He's 21-years-old.
He was born on November 18th, 1996.
5. Smoke Dawg was friends with The Weeknd and French Montana.
6. He's a member of "Halal Gang" and "Ano Gang".
"Halal Gang" consists of Smoke Dawg, Safe, Puffy L'z and Mo-G.