pat stay has died at the age of 36 after a stabbing in downtown Halifax in Nova Scotia, Canada, TMZ informed. Although not officially confirmed by the police, the Canadian rapper’s brother, pete stayconfirmed the death, which occurred early Sunday, to CBC, the media also reported. Apparently, authorities responded to the shocking incident just after midnight and Pat died of his injuries shortly after being transported to a hospital. As of September 4, there have reportedly been no arrests in the stabbing and authorities are asking anyone with information to come forward.
As we send our comfort to Pat’s family, friends, and fans, find out more about him and his budding rap career below.
Pat was known to be one of the best battle rappers on the scene.
The rapper, who was from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, often battled other rappers onstage using freestyle, insults and puns, and became popular with the community. Despite his success, he admitted that he didn’t have big connections that could help him break into “big media/platforms” and just hours before his death, he enlisted the help of his followers to get more exposure. on her Instagram story.
His success attracted a huge following on social media.
At the time of her death, Pat had more than 70,000 followers on Instagram and more than 43,000 followers on Twitter. He used his pages to promote his music and his beliefs and also shared interview clips. He also shared hilarious videos of himself that generated a lot of responses from his followers.
Drake praised him in a song that disparaged The Game.
In the song, which was recently released, Duck can be heard saying, “Pat Stay is definitely one of the best, if not the best.” The YouTube video of the diss tune, which can be seen above, has over 109K views and uses a cover version of MischiefThe song from “Thank You”, which was also used in EminemThe 2000 song “Stan”. It also included words of praise from method man Y joe buddenand encouraged The game to a rap battle.
His death sparked several tributes on social media.
“I can moonwalk in steel toe boots” Rest in peace Pat Stay. Icon and King of Battle Rap. If you know me, you know that I always thought he was the best. I’m hurt.
— Beat type alchemist (@Alchemist) September 4, 2022
Hip Hop artists like The Alchemist Y RA The tough man He took to Twitter to share his sadness. “’I can moonwalk with steel toe boots on’ Rest in peace Pat Stay. Icon and King of Battle Rap. If you know me, you know that I always thought he was the best. I’m hurt,” Alchemist wrote. RA called him “a great person and family man” and sent “condolences to his loved ones.”
Pat has children.
The hip hop artist was also a father to his five-year-old son. Calvin and 10 year old daughter Aura. Sometimes I would share photos and sweet messages with them on social media for special occasions like their birthdays. Last week on Calvin’s birthday, the doting father shared photos of him, including one of him hugging him, along with a loving caption.
“Today is my best friend’s fifth birthday. My real life superhero, Calvin Royce Stay. I really mean it when I say I can never find the words to truly describe how much I love you my friend,” she wrote. “I adore you, I admire you, you are a child and I still admire you. You are everything I could have dreamed of in a son x1000. I am constantly in disbelief at how lucky I am and how special you are. I often shed happy tears at the thought of it and our special bond. I’m sure I’ll post more videos and photos to my story today, but for now. Cheers to my twin, all my 🌎.”