R.I.P Heavy D – Died Aged 44
Hip Hop legend Dwight Arrington Myers aka Heavy D has passed away today aged 44 (May 24, 1967 – November 8, 2011).
“Heavy D — real name Dwight Arrington Myers — was rushed to an L.A. hospital around noon today … and was pronounced dead at the hospital at 1 PM. He was 44 years old. We’ve learned a 911 call was placed from Heavy’s Beverly Hills home around 11:25 AM to report an unconscious male on the walkway . When help arrived, we’re told Heavy D was conscious and speaking — and was transported to a nearby hospital. He died a short time later. Cops are investigating the death — and so far, there are no obvious signs of foul play. Heavy just performed at the BET Awards in October — and appeared to be fine. ” – TMZ
R.I.P Heavy D. Prayers go out to his family and friends.