Produced by Heavy D!
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
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
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
Don Cannon and Mars of 1500 Or Nothin' pay homage to the late Heavy D. Tracklist/download link after the jump.
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
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
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.
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.
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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)
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.