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.