Canadian singer Karim Ouellet, the winner of the Juno award and Felix award nominee, who came to prominence in 2012 with the song LAmous, died at the age of 37- what do we know about his cause of death?


Senegal-born Canadian singer-songwriter Karim Ouellet’s sudden demise has left a hole in the entire Canadian music industry.

In his decorated career,  he has been decorated with multiple awards, and among them, most notable was winning the Juno Award in 2014 for the album Fox.

His short-lived successful career began in 2011 when Karim released his first-ever album Plume, which secured the second position in that year Francouvertes, an annual musical festival.

However, it was his second album Fox in 2012 that brought Ouellet immense success, which amasses three Felix nominations for the category Best Male Singer, Best Single for “L’Amour” and Pop Album of the Year. The very album bagged him a Juno Award for Francophone Album of the Year in 2014.

Obituary: Karim Ouellet Death Cause Suicide Or Accident -What Happened To Him?

Rumors of Karim Ouellet’s cause of death are associated either due to suicide or accident; however, the reason has not been mentioned in his obituary.

The Canadian award-winning singer-songwriter passed away on January 17, 2022, in a music studio in the La Cité-Limoilou borough.


According to the montrealgazette, the Quebec city coroner’s office is looking into the case, and the cause of death will be made public in the coming months.

On Monday around 9:50, the law enforcement received the call, and later, when they arrived at the place, they discovered Karim’s lifeless body.

Ouellet was best known for his music which incorporates melody sound with a hint of folk, pop, reggae, funk, and soul. The singer died on Monday; he was just 37 years old.

Who Is Karim Ouellet Conjointe?

Karim Ouellet did not have a conjointe(spouse) as the Candian singer-songwriter was never married.

Unlike other celebrities, Karim was always able to maintain secrecy around his relationship. Therefore, information about his past relationship is out of reach at the moment.

Though Karim was active on social media, especially Instagram, he never revealed someone special to him via his account.

Karim Ouellet Parents Adopted Him As An Infant

Karim Ouellet’s parents are former Canadian diplomats. They adopted him when he was just one year old.

The singer-songwriter was born on December 8, 1984, in Dakar, Senegal. Growing up, he lived in France, Rwanda, and Tunisia, and when he was 15 years old, his family moved to Canada.

Besides that, there isn’t much information on Ouellet parents available on the internet.

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