Swedish rapper Einar shot dead in suspected gang-related attack

Police seeking at least two suspects in killing of teenager, who reportedly was due to testify in trial next week

One of Sweden’s most popular rappers has been shot and killed in Stockholm, further fuelling public anger over a deadly wave of gang-related violence that has hit the country in recent years.

Einar, 19, whose full name was Nils Kurt Erik Einar Gronberg, was Sweden’s most streamed artist on Spotify in 2019 and released three chart-topping albums, winning several Swedish Grammys and other music awards.

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Source: The Guardian