Today, unfortunately the hip-hop word lost another legendary player in the game. Big Kap, whose real name is Keith Carter, was found dead at the age of 45 in New York. As of now, no cause of death has been announced yet.

Kap is described as, “One of the most respected and well known DJ’s to ever step on the scene from Biggie to Shade45 BIG KAP is a true legend and pioneer in the hip-hop game.” He is most well known for helping launch Biggie Smalls’ career back in the 1990s. His last gig before is death was back in November, although he was booked the day he passed.

He will be missed! RIP Big Kap.

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