Wed. Feb 1st, 2023

A popular Canadian battle rapper who impressed celebrities including Drake was stabbed to death in Halifax this weekend.

Patrick Wayne Stay, 36, has been identified by Halifax police as the victim of a stabbing just after midnight on September 4.

Fellow Canadian rapper Drake paid his respects on Instagram Sunday, sharing a story in memory of Stay.

“One of my fave rappers ever,” Drake wrote, alongside a photo of Stay.

Drake Pat Stay



Stay leaves behind a five-year-old son, he shared his love for the child often on social media.


“Stay was a very honourable man who was on his way to a bright future. Our heart hurts for his family and friends at this time,” a GoFundMe in his memory reads.

It’s raised more than $100,000 to help Stay’s family.

Anyone with information on the stabbing that killed the rapper is asked to contact homicide investigators with Halifax Police at 902-490-5020.

Eminem also tweeted his sorrow over Stay’s killing.

“Hip-hop lost one of the best battlers of all time. RIP Pat Stay. Kings never die,” Eminem said.


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