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Man pleads guilty to death of London rapper Cadet

Cadet was killed on the way to a gig at Keele University. Credit: Cadet Twitter

A man has pleaded guilty to causing the death of London rap artist, Cadet, earlier this year.

Jordan Birch, 23, from Woore, pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving and serious injury by dangerous driving following a fatal road traffic collision on Main Road, Wrinehill in Staffordshire on 9 February,

Grime and rap artists paid tribute to Cadet in March this year at "The Rated Legend Show" Credit: PA Images

Blaine Cameron Johnson, 28, known in the music industry as Cadet, died after the Toyota Prius he was in on the way to a gig at Keele University was involved in a collision with a Vauxhall Combo van. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Birch will be sentenced in early January.