The untimely death of Craig Mack shocked many followers, however not his shut household and buddies. In an interview with TMZ, legendary producer Erick Sermon revealed that the previous Dangerous Boy rapper died of congestive coronary heart failure.
The EPMD member stated that Mack was solely utilizing 25 % of his coronary heart and had a tough time respiration. Sermon additionally added that Mack was creating a documentary about his life story and needed him and a number of other of his New York rap friends like Biz Markie to seem within the venture.
Mack’s different good friend, producer Alvin Toney – who helped signal him to Dangerous Boy Data – confirmed to New York Daily News that he was engaged on a documentary earlier than his dying.
“No one acquired to know his story,” Toney advised NYDN. “I needed the world to know the expertise he had. It was one thing I needed individuals to take pleasure in, nevertheless it was reduce brief as a result of he was very spiritual and needed to go to church.”
Toney added that Mack knew he was going to die and was getting ready for his passing. “He was ready for no matter comes, to go house to the Lord,” he stated. “He was ready to try this. He wasn’t scared. He was prepared.”
Sermon informed TMZ that Mack was gravely sick and was in no situation to carry out. “He was strolling with a cane and he received actual slim, however he nonetheless had his character,” he stated.
“Craig Mack was extra of a lyricist, he was a wonderful individual,” he added. “He had extra to say, it is simply too dangerous we did not get an opportunity to see it.”
Fellow rappers from the hip-hop group additionally despatched condolences to the late rapper’s household and associates. You possibly can learn a few of their tributes here.
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