Rappy Heavy D Dead at 44

November 9th, 2011

Rap legend Heavy D collapsed in his Los Angeles condo yesterday.  Heavy D, real name Dwight Arrington Myers, was having difficulty breathing as he was transported to the hospital.  Heavy D died 90 minutes later.

Heavy D rose to hip hop stardom int he 1990′s as frontman for the group Heavy D & the Boys.  Hit songs include “Nuttin But Love” and “Now That We Found Love.”

Heavy D had been recently struggling with pneumonia, but the actual cause of death is pending an autopsy.