Notts rapper to release song for tragic Liam

Liam Peters
Liam Peters

A rapper from Nottingham is set to release a song to raise money in memory of Mansfield teenager Liam Peters.

Liam, also known as Liam Gray, aged 18, was stabbed in an incident on Gladstone Street on August 1.

Sean Robson, who raps under the name SDotNotts

Sean Robson, who raps under the name SDotNotts

Liam was taken to Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre where he died a short time later.

A 17-year-old youth appeared at Nottingham Crown Court on August 6, charged with Liam’s murder.

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A fundraising event has been organised by Liam's family, to raise money for his funeral, for his two-week-old daughter, and for a knife crime charity that will be decided by the family.

Sean Robson, who raps under the name SDotNotts, is currently writing a tribute song for Liam, and will donate proceeds of the song to his family's fundraising effort.

Sean will also performhis song, called 'RIP Liam Peters'in church for Liam's funeral.

Sean will also performhis song, called 'RIP Liam Peters'in church for Liam's funeral.

Sean hopes that the song will bring some comfort to Liam's family.

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Sean, aged 22, said: "I wanted to write a song for Liam because his death was so tragic.

"It does get emotional when I go into deep detail about what's happened but it's what I like to do.

"I wanted to give the family some comfort with this song as well.

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"I'd like to raise as much as I possibly can, everything is appreciated."

Sean will also perform his song, called 'RIP Liam Peters' in church for Liam's funeral.

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Sean has written music about tragedy before, writing a song by his brothers' hospital bed after he was stabbed in Bulwell.

The GoFundMe page has already reached £2,108 of the £5,000 goal.

Sean's song will be available on Spotify, and on CD.

You can listen to his music here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/
A fundraising day for Liam will be held at Forest Town Arena on Sunday, August 18 from 12pm.

There will be an auction, raffle, bouncy castle, play area for children, a rodeo bull, glitter tattoos and fireworks.

All are welcome to turn up on the day, no ticket required.