Very unhappy information. Based on experiences, Rapper Biz Markie has died after a sequence of problems from diabetes. Earlier this yr he had reportedly suffered a stroke. The rapper and DJ, recognized for his iconic hit “Only a Good friend” — reportedly handed away in a Baltimore hospital at 6:25 PM Friday night time, along with his spouse, Tara Corridor, by his aspect holding his hand.
A rep stated through a press release,
“We’re grateful for the numerous calls and prayers of assist that we’ve got obtained throughout this tough time. Biz created a legacy of artistry that may without end be celebrated by his business friends and his beloved followers whose lives he was capable of contact by music, spanning over 35 years. He leaves behind a spouse, many members of the family and shut mates who will miss his vibrant persona, fixed jokes and frequent banter.”
He was 57. We ship our condolences to his household and mates.