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Birthday
2, 1990
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 9, 2019 (28)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
2, 1990
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 9, 2019 (28)

About

British rapper who was hailed as an up-and-coming talent in grime music with tracks like "Glockumentry" and"Redbullie." He had charting singles such as "Pumpy" and "Advice," which peaked at 27 on the UK Top 40. He was known for his intensely personal lyrics, which often feature Muslim themes.

Before Fame

He began pursuing music at age sixteen. He became a part of London's grime scene in 2006.

Trivia

His "Behind Barz" freestyle on Link Up TV earned its own article on Complex.

Family Life

His real name was Blaine Cameron Johnson. He tragically died in a car accident just before his 29th birthday. He was a cousin of fellow rapper Krept, whom he grew up with. He was also the inspiration behind his song titled "Letter to Krept."

Associated With

He has performed on DJ Charlie Sloth's BBC One radio show.