The shock of the death of dancehall legend Louie Rankin who is also popularly known as “Teddy Bruckshot” and “Ox” due to his popular characters in “Belly” and “Shottas”, is starting to be affected by the Jamaican community of where he was born.
Popcaan is from the same parish as Louie Rankin on the island.“Legends don’t die!!!! It is very unfortunate what happen to you fam but god knows best.. rest up fada Louie your memories are forever..!!! @louie_rankin.”
Louie Rankin made his home in Toronto in recent years, but he also made his mark in New York battling other artists. Hot 97 out of the big apple also paid homage to the legendary career.
The legendary rapper Nas, who acted alongside Louie Rankin paid his respects and enjoyed his time with the Jamaican icon. He revealed his thoughts on his Instagram.
Louie Rankin. Great working with this man. A legend. In Belly you stole the show. “ You Wana Rump with bombaclot me??!” In @djkhaled video Nas Album Done, your presence was super live wire much needed. RIP Don DadaNas
Artists in the city of Toronto have been pouring out their condolences as he was helping the underground scene in the city. Check out his message to Drake in WWETV Exclusive Interview!