MONTREAL—The Quebec coroner’s workplace is investigating the dying of singer-songwriter Karim Ouellet, 37.
Quebec City police mentioned immediately officers discovered Ouellet’s physique in a constructing Monday evening within the La Cité-Limoilou borough.
Born in Dakar, Senegal, Ouellet made his debut within the music trade together with his album “Plume,” launched in 2011. He went on to provide two different profitable albums that have been a mixture of hip-hop, funk and folk-pop.
He received a number of awards in his profession, such because the 2014 Juno for Francophone Album of the Yearfor his second album, “Fox.”
Quebec Premier François Legault issued a tweet immediately providing his condolences to Ouellet’s household, saying the “young artist brought a new style of music to Quebec.”
Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh tweeted immediately that he was saddened by the information of the singer’s dying.