Prodigy of Mobb Deep has passed away.Following a life-long battle with sickle cell, the legendary rapper has succumbed to the disease at the age of 42.Prodigy’s publicist has confirmed his passing. He died in Las Vegas following “complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis.” Read the full statement (via XXL) below:“It is with extreme sadness and disbelief that we confirm the death of our dear friend Albert Johnson, better known to millions of fans as Prodigy of legendary NY rap duo Mobb Deep,” the publicist said. “Prodigy was hospitalized a few days ago in Vegas after a Mobb Deep performance for complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis. As most of his fans know, Prodigy battled the disease since birth. The exact causes of death have yet to be determined. We would like to thank everyone for respecting the family’s privacy at this time.”
Here’s your latest look at the 2Pac biopic ‘All Eyez On Me.’
Flick looks sick, can’t wait!
Brand new video from Kendrick. Out of nowhere. The beat is fresh, and it hits. Check out the video below.
Dope track from Joey Badass and Schoolboy Q off of Joey’s upcoming ‘All Amerikkkan Bada$$ album set to drop next week, same day as Kendrick Lamar’s.
Logic has a new album coming out May 5th. The album is named after this first single, “Everybody”
Here’s the album trailer, pretty dope
Here’s Logic talking to Genius about the new album
Here’s Logic talking to HardKnockTV about the new album the evolution of the title, and Neil Tyson DeGrasse
#Blessed with so much new music here and on the way!
Now that their third project dropped (on Christmas Day), it’s only right that Run The Jewels take their talents on the road.
Kicking off 2017, Killer Mike and El-P will embark on a two month-long, “first leg” of their Run The World Tour, with special guests The Gaslamp Killer, CUZ and Spark Master Tape. Tickets for the tour go on sale Friday, November 4th. Dates can be seen above.
Tupac Shakur joins the prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The legendary rapper will be one of the inductees at the 2017 induction ceremony, which is scheduled to take place on April 7 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
“False Prophets” and “Everybody Dies” not included …
In no particular order.