Legendary Heltah Skeltah and Boot Camp Clik member Sean Price (also known as Ruck) has passed away at 43 years old, according to a Facebook post from his wife Bernadette on Saturday (Aug. 8). In a status online, the rapper’s spouse wrote that he died in his sleep. According to Miss Info, a source close to Price’s Duck Down collective also confirmed his unfortunate death:

Following the news, several people took to Twitter and Instagram to offer their condolences, including DJ Premier and 9th Wonder:

Further details surrounding Price's death are still pending.

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