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UNDATED. x–25s. Fans of of Punjabi-Canadian rapper Sidhu Moose Wala (sid-OO’ moose WAH’-lah) are expected to remember and honour him on the second anniversary of his death this week. On May 29th, 2022, Moose Wala — who first garnered recognition at age 24 when he was an international student in Ontario — was shot dead while driving his car in northern India’s Punjab state. His popularity paved a path for a new generation of Punjabi artists in Canada fusing traditional Punjabi folk tunes and the language with hip-hop and trap beats. Calgarian Shub Karman says he has seen the popularity of Moose Wala’s music grow on the Prairies, including among those who don’t speak Punjabi. Here is sound of Sidhu Moose Wala performing “Drippy.” (music fades) (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

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