Heavy D

'Blue Funk' Turns 20
Before Heavy D and The Boyz dropped their fourth album ‘Blue Funk,’ they were engulfed in the early era of 1990s hip-hop. It was all gold rope chains and high top fades, some new jack swing and house party vibes back then.
10 Tragic Hip-Hop Deaths: Heavy D
The death of this "Overweight Lover" shocked the entire hip-hop community, considering his passing came just nine days after his first televised performance in 15 years.
On Oct. 29, 2011, Heavy D graced the stage at the 2011 BET Hip-Hop Awards, rhyming through a medley of his hits i…