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We are sad to report Miss Cleo has passed away.

R.I.P to one of the greatest funk & soul pioneers

The 33-year-old rapper, who's currently in jail at New York's infamous Rikers Island facility, talked about B$B Banga's death during a jailhouse phone call.

DJ White Owl, most known for his mixtape work with D Block, Dipset, and Lil Wayne, has died.

https://www.instagram.com/p/5fVz5Fuo6Z/ B$B crew member B$B Banga was reportedly fatally injured from a gunshot wound he received at T.I.’s Irving Plaza concert in New York City. Last night, news broke of a shooting at Irving Plaza around 10 p.m. EST, with initial reports citing three people were shot, one critically. Shortly thereafter, WPIX 11 News confirmed there were four shooting […]

Shots were fired at T.I.'s Irving Plaza concert in New York City tonight (May 25). The good folks at XXL, whose managing editor was in attendance, is reporting that multiple shots rang throughout the concert venue around 10 p.m. EST.

John Berry, a founding member of the Beastie Boys, has passed away. The 52-year-old musician died in Massachusetts on Thursday due to complications of frontal lobe dementia. Berry’s father confirmed his son’s death to Rolling Stone, revealing his medical condition had worsened over recent months. Berry was credited for coming up with the legendary group’s name. He helped formed the rap/rock […]

“Albums still matter. Like books and black lives, albums still matter. Tonight and always.” – Prince Music legend and cultural icon Prince has passed away at 57 years old. It was reported by TMZ and later confirmed by the singer’s publicist that the music icon, most known for his ingenious music, emblematic style, and elusiveness, died at his […]

UPDATE: Thursday, April 21 3:40 p.m. According to authorities, Prince was found unresponsive inside the elevator of his Paisley Park home in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Cause of death has yet to be determined. ——– Prince is dead at 57 years old. According to TMZ, the legendary singer’s body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday […]

Sadly, American college and professional basketball legend Dwayne "Pearl" Washington has died.