90’s Rapper Craig Mack Dies At Age 46
Very sad news. According to reports, Craig Mack has passed at the age of 46. He died of heart failure, March 12th, at a hospital near his Walterboro, S.C. In recent years, he devoted his life to religion and was prepping a documentary about his life.
Mack was rapper, who gained fame on Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ Bad Boy Entertainment record label in the 1990s. Although his first single was released under the name MC EZ in 1988, he is best known for his 1994 hit single “Flava In Ya Ear”, which was released under his real name. The remix of the single was the breakout appearance of The Notorious B.I.G., as well as one of the first solo appearances by Busta Rhymes.
The success of The Notorious B.I.G.’s debut album Ready to Die overshadowed Mack’s early success on the Bad Boy label.
Mack’s family has yet to release an official statement. Funkmaster Flex and Biz Markie confirmed his passing, posting messages on social media.
Please send love, light and prayers to Craig Mack’s family.