Beenie Man has stepped forward to address rumors of his death.
On Wednesday, news started circulating on social media claiming that dancehall legend was shot and killed over his feud with Popcaan. Let’s not forget that we are living in an era of fake news on social media, so be sure to get your dancehall news from reputable sources like Urban Islandz. Beenie Man rep told us exclusively that they are aware of the rumors and has sent a cease and desist letter to the website that made the false publication.
Beenie also sent us the below video making light of the report while telling us that he is just happy and thankful to be alive and in good health. “Zaga this is Casper the friendly ghost yes mi hear say me dead today,” the dancehall deejay said. “Alright am still here today is the 18th right 2018, I am still here alive and well. I have no gunshot wounds, nothing at all happened to me because you done know me no business what people want to see or what people want to say. To my fans and well wishers I am doing alright and I am very fine, zaga blessings.”
Beenie Man has been beefing with Popcaan this week after a video uploaded to social media showing him dissing the Unruly deejay and his mother. The one-minute clip went viral triggering a flurry of response from dancehall fans. Popcaan has since responded calling him out while getting some support from Drake.