Digital Underground's Shock G Has Passed Away At 57

Shock G from Digital Underground has passed away at 57 years old.

TMZ reports that the rap legend was found dead in his Tampa hotel room earlier today (Thursday, April 22nd). According to the publication, the cause of his death is still unclear.

Digital Underground Co-Founder Chopmaster J took to Instagram to reveal the news and pay homage to his friend.

"34 years ago almost to the day we had a wild idea we can be a hip hop band and take on the world through it all the dream became a reality and the reality became a nightmare for some. And now he’s awaken from the fame long live shock G Aka Humpty Hump and Rest In Peace my Brotha Greg Jacobs!!!#digitalunderground😔"

Another legend gone too soon RIP

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