Tragedy struck the hip-hop community when Mdot EBK, a promising teenage drill rapper from The Bronx, New York, fell victim to a deadly shooting on Wednesday morning.


Born in the Bronx, New York, he was just 18 years old at the time of his tragic death. Despite his young age, Mdot EBK had already made significant strides in the music world, capturing the attention of fans and industry professionals alike.

Cause of Death

The incident, which took place in the Fordham Heights neighborhood, claimed the life of the 18-year-old rapper and left another 19-year-old individual hospitalized. According to law enforcement agencies, Mdot Ebk was shot and sustained fatal injuries on Morris Avenue, near East 182nd Street.

The shooting occurred at approximately 2 a.m., with the NYPD swiftly responding to the scene. Reports suggest that a white car approached along Morris Avenue, coming to a stop before an individual emerged from the passenger seat and unleashed gunfire in both directions.

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Sadly, Mdot Ebk was struck and collapsed due to the gunshot wound to his leg. Despite the efforts of first responders, he was pronounced dead at the scene. The second victim was promptly transported to the SBH Health System, where he received medical attention and was listed in stable condition. The precise motives behind the shooting and the identities of those responsible remain under investigation.

The second victim’s identity has not been made public.

Career and Musical Achievements

Mdot Ebk emerged onto the hip-hop scene in 2021, showcasing his talent as a drill rapper. Hailing from The Bronx, New York, he quickly garnered attention with his distinctive style and lyricism.

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Mdot Ebk’s hit songs, such as Off the Mud and the Mud Pt 2, showcased his raw talent and captured the energy of the drill music genre. Despite his young age, he had already amassed a significant following and was poised for a bright future in the music industry.

The loss of Mdot Ebk is a tragic blow to the world of drill rap and the broader hip-hop community. His untimely death serves as a stark reminder of the violence that can plague young artists in their pursuit of success.

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As the investigation into his death continues, fans, friends, and family mourn the loss of a talented artist whose potential was tragically cut short. The impact of his music and the legacy he leaves behind will undoubtedly endure, inspiring future generations of artists to pursue their dreams and share their stories through music.