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