Rapper Black Rob has died aged 51.
The musician was finest identified for his 2000 prompt hit single Whoa! and to many music followers on the hip hop scene.
He additionally featured on Diddy’s well-known monitor Unhealthy Boy four Life.
Unhealthy Boy Information rapper Mark Curry broke the information of the man musician’s demise on social media.
DJ Self revealed Black Rob had died in an Atlanta hospital.
It is believed Black Rob might have been battling with kidney failure, in accordance TMZ.
Tributes had been flooding in for the late hip hop star on social media, with the pair main the posts.
Mark stated: “I do not know the place to start this, I thank all people for the donations.
“Rob handed away about an hour in the past.”
DJ Self added: “Lord is aware of i attempted to get assist …… I’m unhappy to say RIP to Black Rob ….. Handed away within the hospital in Atlanta…..”
Otto Von Biz Markie wrote: “RIP Black Rob, one of many nice millennium-era crime rap novelists, gruff however with Harlem slickness, who endured hearth & brimstone to briefly attain the apex, earlier than gravity and the regulation took maintain.
“In fact, “Whoa,” which owned the world for a full yr, the platonic tunnel banger.”
Beforehand, DJ Self had posted a video of Black Rob in a hospital mattress paying his respects to the late rapper DMX.
DMX died after an alleged overdose triggered a coronary heart assault.
On the time, the video of Black Rob had sparked concern for the rapper as followers wished him a speedy restoration.
Among the many sea of feedback, one fan wrote: “We won’t lose 2 legends in 2 week.”
Alongside the clip, DJ Self wrote: “Let preserve our prayers up Black Rob !!! Get properly man Please folks on the market deal with your self BR was one of many greats Had NY on his again like Whaooo.”
Black Rob had beforehand spoken about his battle with sick well being together with a variety of strokes.