Rest In Peace: Big Kap Found Dead At 45

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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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(Photo+Video) Rest In Peace: A$AP Mob & Friends Shut Down Terminal 5 For Yams Day

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Last night, the original A$AP Mob members Rocky, Ferg, Twelvvy, Nast, Illz and more hit the stage at Terminal 5 in NYC along with an incredible line-up of stars to help remember the life of their brother Steven Rodriguez better known as A$AP Yams.

Yams, who was the founder of the A$AP Mob, was celebrated by many different groups last night including Pro-Era, Flatbush Zombies, Tan Boyz plus more as well as some of his personal favorites such as Danny Brown, Action Bronson and Lil Uzi Vert. The night went on with nothing but hits as even new faces like Atlanta’s MadeinTyo rocked the crowd with his hit “I Want (Skrr Skrr).”

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(Photo) K. Michelle Drags Troll For Comment On David Bowie Post

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Artists from all different genres paid their respects to music legend David Bowie, after news broke that he had died. The 69-year lost his battle to cancer on January 10th, 2016 and since then there has been an abundance condolences and remembrances sent out on social media. One of those wishing to pay respects to the rock-legend was K. Michelle.

In a heartfelt Instagram post K.Michelle wrote, “R.I.P David Bowie. Wow. Such an innovator. You will be missed, most importantly your legacy remembered.” She later added another post and continued to remember Bowie saying,

“Really inspired me in so many ways. My heart aches! Artist everywhere should pay the utmost respect. The creativity alone was enough to make you wanna be better in your craft. #rip #Davidbowie

Not surprisingly, her sentiment was question by and IG troll and K. Michelle did not take it lightly. Hit the jump for more.

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R.I.P – Halloween Massacre Leaves 27 Killed In Nightclub

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A fiery explosion killed 27 people and sent nearly 200 others to the emergency room on Halloween Eve. Full story and videos after the jump.

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IFWT Wishes The Late Great Stack Bundles A Happy Birthday!

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Riot Squad head honcho Stack Bundles would have been celebrating his 32nd birthday today on October 21st but unfortunately, his life was taken too soon back in 2007 at the age of 24.

It has been an extremely difficult year for the entire Riot Squad family after Chinx was murdered in Queens back in May, but the legacy of these two will never be forgotten!

To remember Stacks on his birthday, take a listen to some of our personal favorite Stack Bundles tracks below.

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R.I.P Three 6 Mafia’s Koopsta Knicca Dies Following A Stroke

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After much confusion and uncertainty thoughout the night, it has been confirmed that Three 6 Maifia’s Koopsta Knicca has passed away following a stroke earlier this week.

DJ Paul first shared news of Knicca’s death late last night (Oct. 8) via Twitter, saying “Yall Back Together Brothers,” accompanied by a photo of Knicca and original Mafia member Lord Infamous, who passed back in 2013. DJ Paul later corrected his post after finding outKnicca was still breathing and on life support.

Just hours later, Knicca’s death was confirmed via his official Facebook page. The statement read

To all who are concerned Robert Cooper Phillips AKA
KOOPSTA KNICCA has officially left us all,
This is a GREAT LOST to us all
We will continue to keep him alive with his music.
I loved you with all my heart Koop & ive learned alot from you .
– Per Admin
Toy

DJ Paul released another statement following the confirmation, where he pays tribute his “group member and brother.” He revealed they had just begun working on Devil’s Playground 2, however never got the chance to record. Read the full statement below.

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#DJFunkFlexApp NEW MIXTAPE: Sean Price- In The Key Of Price EP

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In The Key of Price is an eight track EP and features memorable tracks from the recently deceased Brooklyn MC. This posthumous release from the hip hop legend is a must listen. Rest in Peace Sean Price!

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(Photos + Video) Rapper Sean Price Has Passed Away!

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Another legendary artist has been taken from us overnight. The other half Heltah Skeltah Sean Price passed away last night. He was 43. While there’s no confirmed details of his death, DJ Premier took to Instagram to confirm the news. Find out what happened to Ruck after the jump.

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Breaking News: Bobbi Kristina Dead At 22!

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Bobbi Kristina has been in serious conditions for a while now.We are devastated to announce that Bobbi Kristina has passed to the other side. Bobbi Kristina is dead at 22.

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(Video) Wow! Man Does Bernie Mac Impersonation And Nails It

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It’s has been almost 7 years since we lost one of the best comedians, Bernie Mac, but if you close your eyes and listen this video it might feel like he’s back for a couple seconds. A guy does an impersonation and kills it.

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