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Biz Markie dies, aged 57

15 days ago
DJmag"We are grateful for the many calls and prayers of support that we have received during this difficult time," his rep said more info

Jeff Tweedy Honors Biz Markie & Welcomes Nels Cline At MASS MoCA

15 days ago
JamBaseWilco frontman Jeff Tweedy paid tribute to Biz Markie and reunited with band mate Nels Cline on Saturday and Sunday at MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts. more info

Biz Markie 1964 – 2021

17 days ago
JamBaseRapper Biz Markie has died at age 57. more info

Biz Markie, known for classic rap song Just a Friend, dies

17 days ago
New Zealand HeraldBiz Markie, a hip-hop staple known for his beatboxing prowess, turntable mastery and the 1989 classic Just a Friend, has died. He was 57.Markie's representative, Jenni Izumi, said the rapper-DJ died peacefully Friday evening with... more info

‘Just a Friend’ Rap Legend Biz Markie Passes Away

18 days ago
411 ManiaBiz Markie, the legendary rapper who became a sensation in 1989 with his single "Just A Friend," has passed away. The post ‘Just a Friend’ Rap Legend Biz Markie Passes Away appeared first on 411MANIA. more info

Biz Markie, Rapper And "Unsung Hero" in Hip Hop, Dead at 57

18 days ago
E! OnlineThe hip hop community just lost a friend. Biz Markie, the rapper behind the 1989 hit "Just a Friend," died at age 57 on Friday, July 16, E! News confirms. "It is... more info

Biz Markie, jubilant 'Just a Friend' rap star, dies at 57

18 days ago
L.A. Times - Pop & HissBiz Markie, a beatbox virtuoso, had a playfulness and an off-key, enthusiastic musicality that turned his 1989 song 'Just a Friend' into an enduring pop hit. more info

Rapper Biz Markie is still alive, manager confirms, amid rumors on social media

33 days ago
L.A. Times - Pop & Hiss'Biz is still under medical care, surrounded by professionals who are working hard to provide the best health care possible,' his manager wrote in a statement. more info

Biz Markie hospitalized for diabetes; Ice T, Missy Elliott, Chuck D & more offer support

372 days ago
Brooklyn Vegan"He is receiving the best care from an amazing team of medical professionals and we remain positive about the outcome," Biz's rep says. Continue reading… more info

Biz Markie Hospitalized Due to Complications from Diabetes

373 days ago
Consequence of SoundThe 56-year-old rapper "is receiving the best care from an amazing team of medical professionals and we remain positive about the outcome," according to his representative. Biz Markie Hospitalized Due to Complications from Diabetes Alex Young more info

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