He was involved in a car crash last night (February 8th)...

UK rapper Cadet has died, it has been confirmed.

Rumours swept social media last night (February 8th) that the rapper had been involved in a car crash, with few details to go on.

Now Cadet's family have issued a statement confirming that the 28 year old rapper has died, after a taxi he was travelling in as a passenger was involved in a crash.

It's a horrendous loss for UK music, with Cadet widely tipped to have a stellar year, following some incredible moments in 2018.

The news has caused an incredible outpouring of grief from his fellow rappers, musicians, producers, and fans.

For a full assessment of Cadet's incredible work click HERE.

Here's just a handful of tributes.

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