With the untimely passing of rap legend Prodigy of Mobb Deep comes the ultimate tributes from those who loved him. See them inside...
The hip hop community and beyond expressed their shock and at the news of Prodigy's death today. The lyricist half of Mobb Deep passed away after a sickle cell anemia battle landed him in the hospital. He had just performed in Las Vegas this past weekend.
Needless to say, it's a tragic loss for the music world, his friends and family.
50 Cent and Noreaga gave some insightful stories about Prodigy and the rest of the world saluted the legend as well:
— Angie Martinez (@angiemartinez) June 20, 2017
This was New Year's Eve we got drunk n smoked together n put the past in the past #ripprodigy love to the whole Mobb deep family I just spoke to gotti and twin and Tyson salute ty nitty karate joe , god father n the family we here for all y'all queens lost a legend today so we gonna keep his legacy alive and what's even crazier is im in Las Vegas still I saw him 3 days ago soon as he got off stage I offered him drinks him and hav but p said he wasn't feeling well I thought nothing of it god bless u KING P
— Eve (@TheRealEve) June 20, 2017
Damn. RiP to the great one Prodigy. Rap game lost a legend the world lost a G. to and for his fam. Love. MOBB
— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) June 20, 2017
— Black Thought (@blackthought) June 20, 2017
— NYC Parks (@NYCParks) June 20, 2017