Drake Posts Condolences For Teen Fan Who Passed Away
If there’s anything we know, it’s that Drake adores his loyal fans.
On Monday night (July 20), Young Money’s rap prince sent a special message to one by the name of Jamal Utton, who recently passed away during a rugby tour. The 17-year-old from London was one of Drake’s international fans, and according to his close friends, one of his biggest. Using the hashtag #DrakeNoticeJamal, Utton’s friends garnered Drake’s attention through thousands of social media postings. The teen’s dedicated friends hoped Drake would take notice of the trending topic and send love to Utton’s family:
jamal passed&the world seemed so dark. but all of u to help achieve #DrakeNoticeJamal just showed me how much beauty there is in the world
— Ayo✌️ (@AyoXAkin) July 20, 2015
Their efforts paid off when Drake finally did notice the campaign and celebrated the young teen’s life on Instagram:
According the The Independent, the photo received over 169,000 likes in less than 24 hours after it was posted. Kudos to Drake.