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 Hip Hop has lost another……The Beastie Boys MCA whose real name is Adam Yauch passed away this morning after a long bout with cancer at the age of 47. The group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year. He is survived by a wife and daughter…………Check out the Beastie Boys honoring Run […]

Almost 2 months after his death the official cause has been reported. According to the L.A. County Coroner’s Office Dwight Meyers better known as Heavy D died from a pulmonary embolism caused by deep leg vein thrombosis. In English that’s a Blood Clot. They said he also suffered from heart disease, which could have been […]

In case you missed it here is the Heavy D tribute from The Soul Train Awards ….

The Overweight Lover was laid to rest yesterday in his hometown of Mt. Vernon, New York as a slew of friend, family and celebrities celebrated his life. His brother Floyd Meyers spoke on his legacy and his contribution to the hip hop game. Check out the video…. Get More: Music News

Heavy D’s autopsy report has come back inconclusive so further toxicology scans will be made this week. He was given a prescription medication for his cough in the days leading up to his death but no drugs were found in his system. Heavy D who passed away last Tuesday, Nov. 8th is survived by a […]

Legendary rapper Heavy D who passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 8th will be laid to rest in a private ceremony on Friday, November 18th at Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, NY. There will be a viewing for family and friends on Thursday in his hometown of Mt. Vernon from 12pm-6pm. Reverend Dr. W. Franklyn […]

Enjoy the “Peaceful Journey “….DJ Assassin’s 12 O’Clock Rewind Heavy D Tribute!!!!!!

The Hip Hop Community is mourning the loss of the self proclaimed “Overweight Lover” who passed away suddenly yesterday at the age of 44. His death comes nearly a month after a comeback performance at the 2011 BET Hip-Hop Awards. Heavy D and The Boyz were the first group signed to Uptown Records were they […]