#RIPGuru: The Tweets React To Guru’s Death


GangStarr Girl | April 20, 2010 - 6:31 pm

Early this morning, news spread that Guru lost his battle with cancer at age 47. Although the legendary Gang Starr founder is gone, his impact on hip-hop will not be forgotten. Twitter has been commemorating him all day by tweeting condolensces, along with their favorite Gang Starr tracks.


@davedittell Nobody’s invincible, no plan is foolproof / We all must meet our moment of truth RIP Guru


@SirThaniil RIP Guru. truly a legend

@msmercie #nowplaying Just to Get a Rep – Gangstarr RIP Guru

@djgeometrix RIP Guru. Every single true school DJ out there should play some Gang Starr in their sets and pay tribute to one of the greatest.

@djscratch Everybody should stop saying that other dudes name. Yall are making him famous. RIP Guru-Gangstarr Forever.

@black_milk Damn…RIP GURU

@alexlobov RIP Guru. I used to love the Jazzmatazz stuff and the early Gang Starr stuff. You will be missed.

@QtipTheAbstract From Allah we come to Allah we return. R.I.P. Keith GURU. A great man, poet, and I’m proud to say friend… 23 yrs. Damn!

@JoellOrtiz bout to be in the bentley bumping that Gangstarr! feeling very retro brooklyn right now.

@JOEYCRACKTS R.I.P GURU LOVE YOU MY BROTHER the World Will Miss You!!!! WE LOST A Great Man and a Big Part OF HIP HOP History!!!

@DresBlacksheep Guru and I didnt always see eye to eye… but we shared 2 things sincerely.. the mic.. and respect … peace good brother

@KHRYSIS Moment Of Truth alll day long

@djaudio1 @Kozee I feel the same way. GURU & GANG STARR helped shape my musical tastes as a youth. Sad to see #guru go the way he did.

@DJKeibot WTF! Guru is dead! R.I.P. Guru little piece of hip hop as an artform died today #rip guru