Earlier today , June 20 2017, it was confirmed the legendary rapper "Prodigy" of Mobb Deep passed away a few days after being hospitalized of sickle cell anemia crisis complications, which he has battled since birth. The exact cause of death has not been determined as said by his Publicist. Fans everywhere are morning his death via Hashtag #RipProdigy and will be missed by the thousands.
The group saw its first major success with their second album, The Infamous, released that same year. Mobb Deep catapulted to the top of the hardcore hip-hop scene through Havoc and Prodigy's straightforward narration of street life.Their biggest hits include "Quiet Storm" and "Shook Ones."