Legendary DJ Grandmaster Flash just tweeted about an hour ago: "I was just told Heavy D passed away". I'm hoping this isn't true but by the looks of it it is. R.I.P. Heavy D. Heavy D was definitely one of my favorites growing .
*UPDATE* GlobalGrind.com has confirmed "We are told he died in a Los Angeles hospital at 1pm today after being rushed there at 12pm. He recently returned from an overseas trip where he caught pneumonia. He was 44 years old. Read more: http://globalgrind.com/news/heavy-d-dies-boys-dead-photos#ixzz1d9pvaNQo.
R.I.P. Heavy D.
Heavy D - Don't Curse (f. Kool G Rap, Grand Puba, C.L. Smooth, Big Daddy Kane, Pete Rock, Q-Tip).