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Celebrities Gone Too Soon

The entertainment world has lost more than a few pioneering entertainers in recent years. This list serves to highlight those who’ve left an impression so…

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10 Rap Stars Who Have Gone Reggae

A lot of hype was made over Snoop Dogg's transition to Snoop Lion last year, but he's not the only one who has wanted to…

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Heavy D Documentary to Air on Centric

Heavy D's life story will be chronicled in a documentary airing Sunday on Centric TV.The Huffington Post reports that Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy…

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The Cause of Heavy D’s Death Finally Revealed

The mystery around Heavy D's death has found some answers today. TMZ reports the rapper died from a pulmonary embolism caused by deep leg vein…

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The 2011 Soul Train Awards Performances and Winners

Last night, the 2011 Soul Train Awards aired on BET. From Atlanta’s Fox Theatre, performers such as Doug E. Fresh, Goodie Mobb, Naughty by Nature,…


From the VIBE Vault: Heavy D Talks About Diddy, Queen Latifah, and Michael Jackson

As family, friends and hip-hop's fellow artists, pioneers and journalists gave their last farewell's to the self-proclaimed 'Overweight Lover' this past Friday, VIBE…

Jay-Z, Diddy, Queen Latifah, and More Pay Respects To Heavy D At Funeral

Yesterday the world said goodbye to one of music's greats, Heavy D. His funeral was held at Grace Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, NY, and…


Rest In Power: Heavy D’s Funeral–Live Stream

The late Heavy D's funeral is being held at Grace Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon, NY today and the services are being streamed live. Watch…
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