Prodigy of Mobb Deep Passes Away At 42

Today marks a rather sad day for hip hop fans. Today the word on the e-streets is that Prodigy of Mobb Deep Passes Away At 42. Prodigy, known as one-half of the legendary rap duo, Mobb Deep has passed after being found unconscious Tuesday morning.

Word is that Prodigy was reportedly dealing with a “health crisis” of some sort over the past two days, though it is unknown what the exact cause of Prodigy’s death was. He has battled sickle cell anemia, which came up during their war or words with Tupac in the mid-90’s. Rest in Paradise to the legendary, Prodigy! May he live on forever through his music.

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