Tag: R.I.P.

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Christopher “Big Black” Boykin Dead: Some Things You Need to Know

Actor/comedian/entrepreneur Christopher "Big Black" Boykin, best known for being one half of the titular duo on the hit MTV series Rob & Big, has died at the age of 45. Here are some things you need to know.

Christopher “Big Black” Boykin Cause of Death: How Did the Rob & Big Star Die?

Christopher "Big Black" Boykin -- who starred alongside his best friend, pro skateboarder/entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek, on the hit MTV show "Rob & Big" -- has died.

Mari & Mercedes Photos: Pictures to Remember the Teen Couple Who Committed Suicide Days Apart

The tragic love story of Markeice "Mari" Brown and Mercedes Shaday Smith -- a young couple from Ohio who committed suicide just days apart -- went viral on Facebook. Here's a gallery of photos to remember them by.

Charlie Murphy’s Last Tweet Will Hit You Right in the Feels

Charlie's final tweet stands out for being eerily foretelling.

Charlie Murphy Dead: How Did Eddie’s Older Brother Die?

Charlie Murphy, older brother of Eddie Murphy, passed away Wednesday (Apr. 12) after a battle with leukemia.

Chuck Berry Cause of Death Revealed: Rock Legend Died of “Natural Causes”

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died at the age of 90, the St. Charles County Police Department in Missouri confirmed. What was his cause of death? How did he die?

Auntie Fee Taken Off Life Support After Heart Attack, Dies at 59

Auntie Fee has died after being taken off life support following her heart attack earlier this week. She was 59 years old.

UPDATE: Auntie Fee Is NOT Dead, She’s on Life Support After Massive Heart Attack

UPDATE #2: Auntie Fee Has Died After Being Taken Off Life Support UPDATE #1: According to a post on Auntie Fee's personal Facebook page, she has not died, and TMZ's...

Bishop Eddie Long Cause of Death: How Did the New Birth Pastor Die?

Bishop Eddie Long, senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia near Atlanta, died Sunday (Jan. 15) at the age of 63 years old. How did he die?...

Bishop Eddie Long, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Pastor, Dead at 63

Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia (near Atlanta) has died, according to numerous Twitter reports. The Atlanta Journal Constitution and other official news...

Debbie Reynolds Cause of Death: How Did Carrie Fisher’s Mother Die?

Debbie Reynolds, iconic actress, singer and entertainer, died Wednesday (Dec. 28) at the age of 84, exactly one day after her daughter Carrie Fisher.

Ricky Harris Cause of Death: How Did the Actor/Comedian Die?

Actor/comedian Ricky Harris died Monday, December 26th, his friends and family confirmed. He was 54 years old. How did he die? What was his cause of death?

Alan Thicke’s Wife Tanya Shared a Cute Photo of Him on Instagram 2 Days Before He Died

In a bittersweet twist of fate, Alan Thicke's wife Tanya posted an adorable photo of herself and her husband on Instagram just two days before the actor passed away. She...

How Did Alan Thicke Die? “Growing Pains” Actor’s Cause of Death Revealed

Alan Thicke, the beloved TV dad and star of the hit 1980's sitcom "Growing Pains," died Tuesday (Dec. 13) after having a heart attack while playing hockey with his 19-year-old son Carter.

Leonard Cohen Cause of Death: How Did the Canadian Singer-Songwriter Die?

Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82, his label, Sony Music Canada, confirmed via Facebook. How did he die? What was his cause of death?

Shawty Lo Killed in Fiery Car Crash, Atlanta Rapper Reportedly Ejected From Vehicle

Shawty Lo has died. Management for the well-known Atlanta rapper has confirmed that he was killed in a car accident in South Fulton County early Wednesday morning (Sep. 21).

Wendy Williams’ Beloved “Wigologist” Antwon Jackson Dies Suddenly at the Age of 44

Just weeks ahead of the season 8 premiere, cast and crew of The Wendy Williams Show are in mourning. We sadly have to report that Wendy Williams’ beloved hairstylist,...

Kimbo Slice Found Out He Needed a Heart Transplant Right Before He Died

Earlier this week, following the death of Kimbo Slice, it was revealed by the mixed martial arts fighter's trainer that he passed away from a heart attack. Though Slice's...

How Did Kimbo Slice Die? Fighter’s Tragic Cause of Death Revealed

In the hours following the news of Kimbo Slice's passing Monday night (Jun 6), the MMA fighter's alleged cause of death was revealed by his training partner. Slice (real name: Kevin...

MMA Fighter Kimbo Slice Dead at 42

The mixed martial arts fighter known as Kimbo Slice has died. He was 42 years old. TMZ Sports reported late Monday night (Jun 6) that Slice was in "dire condition"...

Prince’s Ex-Wife Mayte Garcia Reacts to the Music Legend’s Sudden Death

Prince was found dead Thursday morning (Apr 21) at his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Since the announcement of his passing, Prince's ex-wife Mayte Garcia has released a statement...

Prince Dead: Legendary Artist Dies Suddenly at Age 57

The world has lost another music legend. Prince, the legendary artist known for hits such as "Purple Rain," "When Doves Cry," "Let's Go Crazy" and "Little Red Corvette," among many others, has...

Is Prince Dead? Music Legend Reportedly Dies at 57

TMZ is reporting that Prince has died. The gossip site broke the news just moments ago, though we are awaiting confirmation from CNN and AP before we consider it official. According...

Natalie Cole, Legendary Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 65

Some sad news to report on the first day of 2016. Legendary singer-songwriter Natalie Cole died in a Los Angeles hospital on New Years Eve (Dec 31) according to...

French Montana Affiliate Chinx Drugz Killed in Drive-By Shooting

Rapper Chinx Drugz -- a member of French Montana's Coke Boys -- was killed in a drive-by shooting early Sunday morning in Queens, New York. He was 31 years...

Todd Tucker’s Mother Miss Sharon Dies After Suffering Stroke

"Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kandi Burruss' mother-in-law Sharon Wells passed away in New York City Tuesday (Dec 2) after suffering a stroke the day before. Wells appeared on "RHOA" and...

Former Washington D.C. Mayor Marion Barry Dies at 78

Former Washington D.C. Mayor Marion Barry has died at the age of 78. Marion Barry Jr., a fiery civil rights activist who rose to prominence as a mayor of Washington,...

Howard Stern’s Eulogy for Joan Rivers’ Star-Studded Funeral Was “So Wrong But So Right”

Joan Rivers was laid to rest Sunday morning (Sep 7) at Temple Emanu-El in New York City, and as expected, the funeral service was by all accounts the "showbiz...

Joan Rivers Wanted Her Hair to Blow Like Beyoncé’s at Her Funeral

Joan Rivers passed away last Thursday (Sep 4), and the 81-year-old legendary comedienne dedicated an entire chapter of her 2012 book "I Hate Everyone...Starting With Me" to death and...

Legendary Comedienne Joan Rivers Dies at 81

Joan Rivers, the legendary comedienne who made the world laugh for over five consecutive decades with her quick-witted (but often controversial) humor passed away today, her daughter Melissa confirmed,...