The hip hop star, whose real name is Albert Johnson, was on tour in Las Vegas performing with the "Art of Rap" tour alongside Ghostface Killah, Onylx, KRS-One, and Ice-T, amongst others. For now, we send our condolences, thoughts and prayers to the Johnson family and all of Prodigy's friends.
However, it was under the name Mobb Deep that they became one of the signature acts of 1990s NY hip-hop, perhaps best evidenced by the song "Shook Ones (Part II)". At press time the cause of death was unclear. There was also an advertised afterparty at popular nightclub 1OAK in Las Vegas following the show.
In 2000, Prodigy even wrote a song, You Can Never Feel My Pain, about Sickle Cell. The condition can lead to a painful blockage of blood flow.
Perez: I haven't spoken yet with Ronaldo
His thoughts on Cristiano Ronaldo potentially leaving Real Madrid have caught the headlines. Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, among others, have already been convicted.
Remembering the 49 lives lost at Pulse Nightclub
McBride noted that the Pulse attack occurred during the nightclub's "Latin Night" events. "I miss everything it stood for". Over the weekend, thousands of people also remembered those victims in the Equality March for Unity and Pride.
Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade
They also, of course, will be trading their No. 3 overall pick in this year's National Basketball Association draft as well. California guard Jabari Bird, who worked out for the Sixers on Monday, thinks Fultz will standout at the next level.