Tag: Death

Son of Dancehall Reggae Star Killed by Police

Spragga Benz The 17-year-old son of reggae star Spragga Benz was shot a killed by police in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday (Aug 24). Gunshots rang out after police stopped two men on…

Dr. Dre’s Son Found Dead in Los Angeles Home

Andre Young Jr. The son of producer/rapper Dr. Dre was found dead on Saturday (Aug 23). Andre Young Jr. had gone out the night before, returning home at 5:30 Saturday morning. His…

TV Legend Julius Carry Dies of Cancer

Actor Julius Carry passed away on Tuesday (Aug 19) after a long bout with pancreatic cancer. Mr. Carry, made famous by his portrayal of Sho Nuff, The Shogun of Harlem in the…

Bernie Mac Laid to Rest

Family, friends and fans gathered at House of Hope church on Saturday (Aug. 16) to bid farewell to actor/comedian Bernie Mac. Among the more than 6,000 thousand people that gathered to mourn…

Music Legend Isaac Hayes Found Dead in Tennessee Home

Isaac Hayes On the heels of yesterday’s (Aug. 9) announcement of the death of comedian Bernie Mac comes news that music legend Isaac Hayes passed away today in Memphis, Tennessee. Steve Shular,…

Actor/Comedian Bernie Mac Dead at age 50

Actor/comedian Bernie Mac died early this morning (August 9) from complications due to pneumonia. Mr. Mac, who’s real name was Bernard Jeffrey McCullough, was born in Chicago in 1957 and had battled…

'Stop Or My Mom Will Shoot!' Star Dies

Breath easy, Sylvester Stallone is fine, unfortunately Estelle Getty has passed away. The former Golden Girl passed away in Los Angeles this morning at the age of 84 after a long battle…

Comedian George Carlin Dead at 71

Comedy legend George Carlin die on Sunday (June22) of heart attack. Mr. Carlin checked himself into St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, CA complaining of chest pains, he died later that…

Actor Nipsey Russell dies

Actor Nipsey Russell, who had been suffering from cancer, died Sunday afternoon at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. Russell was born in Atlanta and launched his television career in the 1961…