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Breaking News: Heavy D Dies At Age 44

Posted By on November 8, 2011

     According to TMZ, rap legend Heavy D died earlier today. Heavy D recently performed at the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards and later spoke about it, check it out below

Heavy D — real name Dwight Arrington Myers — was rushed to an L.A. hospital around noon today … and was pronounced dead at the hospital at 1 PM. He was 44 years old.We've learned a 911 call was placed from Heavy's Beverly Hills home around 11:25 AM to report an unconscious male on the walkway. When help arrived, we're told Heavy D was conscious and speaking — and was transported to a nearby hospital. He died a short time later. Cops are investigating the death — and so far, there are no obvious signs of foul play.Heavy just performed at the Michael Jackson Tribute Concert in Wales on October 8. He sang "Jam" with La Toya Jackson — and rocked it. (TMZ)

Heavy D – Talks BET Hip Hop Awards Performance