Mister Cee's Heavy D Tribute Mix

On this day, two years ago, we lost a New York hip hop legend. To help celebrate his life, Mister Cee dedicated his Throwback at Noon segment to the late Heavy D. PREVIOUS: 2pac Tribute Mix | Eminem Birthday Mix | Notoroius B.I.G. Birthday Mix

Mister Cee’s Heavy D Tribute Mix

With today marking one year since Heavy D's unfortunate passing, Mister Cee dedicated his Thursday Edition of Hot 97's Throwback At Noon to the Overweight Lover. DOWNLOAD: Mister Cee’s Heavy D Tribute Mix

Nas On Heavy D Co-Producing The Don (Video)

After speaking on his contribution to a track set to appear on Nicki Minaj's upcoming LP, Nas breaks down his latest single "The Don" and speaks on the late Heavy D co-producing the gritty street banger. Nas: “When Salaam played me the beat for it, I said, ‘That’s the single — do this and do

2011 Soul Train Awards: Heavy D Tribute (Video)

Doug E Fresh, Goodie Mob, Naughty By Nature, Big Daddy Kane, Kurtis Blow and a few more Hip Hop all-stars shine a light for Heavy D in a tribute for the late rapper at the Soul Train Awards. PREVIOUS: President Obama, Jay-Z & Will Smith Pay Tribute to the Life of Heavy D

President Obama, Jay-Z & Will Smith Pay Tribute to the Life of Heavy D

The Hip Hop community paid tribute to the life of the late great, Heavy D in a private memorial service at the Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon New York. Heavy D was a much needed positive soul in the Hip Hop community who will be missed dearly. President Obama's words were read by Heavy

DJ Premier's Heavy D Tribute

L to R: Trouble "T-Roy" Dixon, Heavy D, G-Whiz & Eddie F Premo recently put together a (2)dope tribute mix to another fallen soldier of Hip-Hop, Heavy D. Props to DPB on the head's up. Download and tracklist after the jump.

DMC Remembers Heavy D (Video)

During a brief break at Run DMC's anniversary event celebrating 25 years since My Adidas hit the streets, DMC shared some thoughts with Vibe on Hip-Hop icon Heavy D and how his persona and his music impacted friends and family all over the World.

Heavy D - Nothin' But Love (Statik Selektah's T.R.O.Y. Blend/Remix)

During an iChat conversation with Lord Sear about the untimely passing of Heavy D, Statik Selektah came up with this tribute. A blend of Heavy's Nothin' But Love and Pete Rock and CL Smooth's They Reminisce Over You. DOWNLOAD: Heavy D - Nothin' But Love (Statik Selektah's T.R.O.Y. Blend/Remix)

R.I.P. Heavy D

Heavy D, the former leader of the hip-hop group Heavy D and the Boyz, has died at the age of 44. The rapper was rushed to a hospital in Los Angeles earlier this afternoon and was pronounced dead at 1 p.m. PT. Police are investigating his death but there are no signs of foul play.