Sad news in the world of Hip Hop. Rapper Prodigy, one half of the influential Hip Hop group Mobb Deep, has died. The rapper’s publicist said in a statement Tuesday (June 20) that Prodigy was hospitalised a few days ago in Las Vegas. A cause of death has not been released, but the rapper had been hospitalised for complications caused by sickle cell anemia prior to his death, CNN reports. Prodigy has battled sickle cell since birth and was in Las Vegas for a performance.
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