Heavy D dead at 44

The details are still coming in but hip hop megastar and noted actor Heavy D has died at the age of 44. According to TMZ a 911 call was placed from the Beverly Hills home of the overweight lover. The caller stated that Heavy D was having trouble breathing and had collapsed in his home. When help arrived Heavy D was conscious and speaking with EMT’s. He was then transported to a nearby hospital where he died a short time later. Heavy D will be truly missed by the hip hop community at large. To read more details and keep up with this still developing story click here.

Update: A public viewing for friends and family of the hip hop legend will be held on Thursday November 17th and a private funeral for his close friends and family will be held the next day.

Update #2: Autopsy results on the hip hop legend are inconclusive pending the results of several toxicology tests.