Craig rose to prominence as one of the first artists signed to Diddy'sBad Boy Entertainment record label in the 90s.
Toney, who last saw his friend last week, said the rapper died of heart failure at a hospital near his home in Walterboro, S.C.
However, Toney says Mack had been very ill for some time and knew he didn't have much longer to live. Via an introduction from rap group EPMD, he became one of the many proteges of Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs, who released Mack's album Project: Funk da World in 1994.
A devoutly religious person, Mack apparently doubled-down on his religious activities, moved from NY, and stopped rapping.
In Diddy's documentary Can't Stop, Won't Stop, there is a scene where Diddy and his team are trying to convince Mack to perform on the Bad Boy Reunion tour that took place in 2016. "We have somebody who usedto be Craig Mack - and he didn't join [our church], God joined him".
Craig's song "Flava In Ya Ear" was a major hit years ago and earned him a Grammy nomination.
"I just got a disturbing phone call".
Craig Mack backstage on the Bad Boy tour's Philadelphia stop on November 23, 1995.
"Rest In Peace Lil Bro", hewrote in an Instagram post. Mack was Scratch's tour roadie, helping set up and break down his turntables each night.
Bad Boy was a close family, "brothers and sisters by love and not blood", Joyce said, and Mack was an integral part of that. The song featured a video by Hype Williams - whose clips for Missy Elliott, Diddy and others would define the look of mid-1990s hip-hop - and a remix with Notorious B.I.G.
Abdullah's 3.3 yards per carry average ranked him next to last in the National Football League of the 48 qualifying running backs. That's just 76.3 yards per game on the ground, almost 10 yards less per contest than the next closest team.
Afterward, Xbox's Phil Spencer announced that FBR on Xbox One will have cross-play compatibility with PC and mobile, but not PS4. Upon signing up, players will receive an email with the iOS download, which they can subsequently download from the App Store .
So while Cooley certainly gave it his best effort, it still wasn't enough to give Providence the Big East tournament title. Bridges had 18, Big East player of the year Jalen Brunson scored 17 points and Spellman had 12 points and 12 rebounds.
In Beijing, Mr Xi told Mr Chung that the Korean peninsula faces an opportunity for talks to ease the situation. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday that he welcomes any dialogue premised on denuclearization.
Following Manchester United's 2-1 win over Liverpool on Saturday, Mourinho was asked by the press about Sanchez. There were, however, wins against both Malaga and Athletic Bilbao in between that sandiwch of defeats.
We don't try to sell the most smartphones in the world, we don't try to sell the most tablets. "We're making big investments ... Great storytelling is what's important". "( NFLX ) of magazines" as it doubles down on content with a new journalism platform.
Qahtani's treatment to a circle of friends, and immediately afterward Prince Mishaal, too, was arrested and locked in the Ritz. Some speculate Salman's special appointment of an advisory panel was linked to a deal to release bin Laden from custody.
The wicket meant that New Zealand finished their innings at 223 all out - a score that was always going to be tricky to defend. New Zealand's 223 all out at Hagley Oval was easily overhauled by England with seven wickets remaining and 104 balls to spare.
Rapper Juelz Santana is reportedly set to turn to turn himself into authorities on Sunday after he fled Newark Airport on Friday. Authorities on Friday evening found a loaded.38-caliber handgun along with an ID for Santana, whose real name is LaRon James.
Instead, recent rumors suggest that Ziggler will be facing SmackDown Live Commissioner Shane McMahon at WrestleMania . Charlotte is an overwhelming favorite to retain the Women's title (-1000) over Riott (+500).
Tiger Woods is back!
He tied for 2nd place in a valiant run Sunday at Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort's Copperhead Course in Palm Harbor. Woods had already made big strides this year, having ended last year 656th, and is at his highest ranking since May 2015.
Spotify is letting users fix inaccurate music info
The first thing any and all users will get when signing up is a 30-day free trial to the service's Premium tier. In Israel, meanwhile, a Premium subscription sets you back 19.90 NIS per month - equivalent to around $5.80.
Bengals Trading For OL Cordy Glenn
According to ESPN.com , the Bengals have pulled off a trade with the Bills that will send left tackle Cordy Glenn to Cincinnati. Many thought the Bengals may use their 12th overall pick on a tackle, or an offensive lineman of some sort at the very least.
Dazi, è guerra commerciale Usa-Europa
L'annuncio dell'incontro arriva a sorpresa, in una giornata dominata dai dazi sull'acciaio e l'alluminio. L'Europa chiede agli Stati Uniti di essere esclusa in quanto stretto partner di Washington.
'A Wrinkle in Time' is a big leap for its teenage star
The relationship between Meg and Calvin, a neighbor boy who comes with them on the adventure, is expanded wonderfully. It also often feels as though plot points are just happening for the sake of it, with no sense of logic or causation.