He has his fellow legend of hip hop all the way from east coast scene to attend his funeral.
Along with his musical partner Havoc, Prodigy was a leading light of the hardcore hip-hop sound of the 1990s, and Mobb Deep’s 1995 album “The Infamous” — with its raw depictions of inner city life — was instrumental in returning New York City to the hip-hop vanguard after years of dominance from upstarts on the West Coast.
“Right now Mobb Deep is on hiatus, indefinitely…until things get hashed out,” he said.
“Eventually, the real story will come out; there’s two sides to every story.
A prodigy who died in Las Vegas was battling with sickle cell anemia.
Prodigy is the great-great-grandson of the founder of Morehouse College in Atlanta.