The entertainment fraternity was rocked on Sunday at news that popular promoter and CEO of Flava Squad Entertainment, Selvin ‘Ewan’ McRae, was murdered in Florida.
According to reports, McRae was killed after unknown assailants entered his Orlando home and shot him in the head on Sunday morning
Information gathered by THE STAR is that the Orlando police have immediately opened their investigation into the matter.
McRae is a former St Elizabeth Technical High past student. After developing an aptitude for writing, he migrated to Florida where he continued his studies at the Valencian Community College in Orlando, Florida.
McRae had spearheaded the promotional group Flava Squad and was instrumental in bringing to prominence the event called HYPE2K, which is held annually in Black River, St Elizabeth.
The notable poet and music producer is also the brainchild of several rhythm productions such as the Quiet Storm, Addiction Reloaded and Hazardous.
McRae, along with the support of his Flava Squad group, are also known to have worked alongside entertainers Sizzla, Gyptian, Warrior King and Lutan Fire among several other persons.
Listed on PoemHunters.com, is one of his many peotic pieces titled “Between Me and God” in which McRae writes, “The purpose of my life on Earth is to give God praise, After three scores plus 10, it’s the final stage; And if I should pass away at an early age, Don’t you worry about me, please don’t be afraid …”
SOURCE: THE STAR