I’m Saddened To Report, Prodigy Of Mobb Deep Has Passed Away At The Age Of 42.
After Several Days In a Las Vegas Hospital Due To Complications From a Life Long Battle With Sickle Cell Disease, Rapper, Prodigy Passed Away Today(Tuesday June 20th).
“It is with extreme sadness and disbelief that we confirm the death of our dear friend Albert Johnson, better known to millions of fans as Prodigy of legendary NY rap duo Mobb Deep,” A Statement From The Rep Read. “We would like to thank everyone for respecting the family’s privacy at this time.”
It’s Was Also Confirmed By Rapper, Nas Earlier Via Instagram. Posting a Picture Of Hip Hop Star, Albert Johnson aka Prodigy With The Caption, “?? QB RIP King P. Prodigy 4 Ever“.
The Hip Hop Duo, Mobb Deep Formed During The 90’s In New York City. Known As “One Of The Most Critically Acclaimed Hardcore East Coast Hip-Hop groups.”. Also Known As The Most Successful Rap Duo In Music History, With Over 3 Million Records Sold Worldwide!
Prodigy and Fellow Group Member, Havoc Released 8 Studio Albums Including: ‘Juvenile Hell'(1993), ‘The Infamous'(1995), ‘Hell On Earth'(1996), ‘Murda Muzik'(1999), ‘Infamy'(2001), ‘Amerikaz Nightmare'(2004), ‘Blood Money'(2006), and ‘The Infamous Mobb Deep'(2014).
‘The Infamous’ (1995) and ‘Hell on Earth’ (1996) Are The Most Successful Albums From Mobb Deep. ‘The Infamous’ Included The Hit Single, “Shook Ones”, and The Album, ‘Hell on Earth’ Debuted at Number Six On The Billboard Album Charts.
The Duo Dismembered Back In 2012, But Reunited To Record Their Final Album, ‘The Infamous Mobb Deep’ in 2014. The Two Recently Were On Tour With Ice-T For The Art Of Rap Festival.
Pictures From The Art Of Rap Festival In 2016 In Tinley Park….
Past Videos From The Hip Hop Duo, Mobb Deep…..