Tag Archives: R.I.P.

Remembering Guru (1961 – 2010)

Can’t lie, I jacked this image from 2dopeboyz A year ago to this day, the world lost a true musical visionary.  Keith Edward Elam, better known to hip-hop heads as Guru passed way at 48 years-old due complications resulting from … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Nate Dogg

Posted via iHipHop.com It appears that one the most influential voices in West Coast Hip Hop has passed away last night.  Nate Dogg, who was recovering from a stroke suffered in 2008, passed away Tuesday evening.  Nate, real name Nathanial … Continue reading

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Jean Grae – R.I.P. ft Styles P & Talib Kweli (prod Ski Beatz)

By the way he hovers over the track, Styles P proves worthy of the moniker “the Ghost” on “R.I.P.”   This song sounds way more elctro than the typical Ski Beatz fare, but stays fly nonetheless.  Jean and Talib both hold … Continue reading

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R.I.P. George Steinbrenner

The owner of the world’s greatest sports franchise died this morning following a massive heart attack.  Despite his position off the field, George Steinbrenner remains one of baseball’s most controversial figures.  “The Boss” ushered in a new era for players … Continue reading

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How Long Will They Mourn Me?

Today would be 2pac’s 39th birthday if we were still with us.  Tupac Shakur is best remembered for his performance in Juice, poetic lyrics, and  the phrase “YA FEEL ME?” which has managed to withstand the test of time.  Some … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Gary Coleman

Childhood star and notoriously violent mall security guard, Gary Coleman passed away today due to a brain hemorrhage.  The Diff’rent Strokes star was reportedly admitted to a hospital yesterday afternoon after falling on his head at his Spanish Fork, Utah … Continue reading

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Mike Bigga – Guru Salute

The man formerly known as Killer Mike pays tribute to the legendary Guru over “Mass Appeal.” On the track, Mike spits some real talk and lashes out at Solar for being mad sketchy (“the cut’s still on time though the … Continue reading

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More Sketchiness Surrounding Guru?

I’ll be the first to admit, I was pretty sketched out by the open letter that came out following Guru’s death.  It was delivered by his business partner, Solar, who has been suspected of utilizing Guru’s illness and hospitalization to … Continue reading

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Copywrite – Forever And A Day ft Middle Distance Runner (prod RJD2)

Like exclusive Hip Hop?  I thought so.  On “Forever and a Day,” Copy chronicles his relationship with the late Tero Smith, better known to Hip Hop fans as Camu Tao.  MHZ members, Copywrite and RJD2, pay homage to Camu while … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Uncle Howie

Howard Tenenbaum, better known to Necro and Non Phixion fans as Uncle Howie passed away this weekend.  Howie, the uncle of underground rappers Necro and ILL Bill passed away due to complication stemming from cancer.   Uncle Howie had an integral role in Necro’s outrageous video, … Continue reading

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