Rapper Big Syke Passed Away At Age 48


Tupac left behind a long list of musical friends when he left this earth in the physical form. However, not everyone he recorded with shared the same relationship with him. Rapper Big Syke was one of the few collaborators who Pac considered a true friend.

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Today (Dec 6), TMZ has learned Syke, Tyruss Himes , was found dead at his home in Hawthorne, C.A.

The West Coast rapper is believed to have died from natural causes, but an autopsy has not yet been completed. Friends of Syke says he had a history of heart issues related to obesity. He was just 48-years old at the time of his death.

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