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West Coast Rapper Drakeo The Ruler Dies at 28

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West Coast rapper Drakeo The Ruler passed away last Saturday, December 18 as a result of a fight gone wrong during the Once Upon a Time festival in L.A.

The Once Upon a Time festival held at Exposition Park was a single-day event organized and headlined by .

A few of the headlines were , , , Three six Mafia, , , and The Ruler.

According to reports, was breaking up a fight backstage when he was fatally stabbed in the neck. (watch video)

We don't know if he was breaking up the fight but this is what is being said.

While another rumor is circulating that Drakeo The Ruler & Stinc team members were jumped by YG camp.

Paramedics responded to a report of a stabbing at the stadium in Exposition Park around 8:40 PM.

Immediately after this event, it was announced that he passed away.

Right after this , everything was shut down leaving fans heartbroken.

Police are still looking for the individual who stabbed Drakeo The Ruler to death during the festival.

Snoop Dogg sends his condolences to Drakeo The Ruler's loved ones.

Drakeo The Ruler's real name Darrell Wayne Caldwell is better known for his distinct delivery, offbeat cadence, and who invented a new rap language.

The West Coast rapper is behind numerous mixtapes, most notably Cold Devil (2017), Thank You for Using GTL (2020), and The Truth Hurts (2021).  Drakeo the Ruler was also nominated for best Hip-Hop comeback of 2021.


Written by: Silvia Tine

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