New York rapper 50 Cent is still reflecting on the shocking death of longtime pal and former G-Unit signee Prodigy. The hip-hop artist went to social media to speak out on the medical battle Capital P fought behind the scenes.

Fif jumped on Instagram Wednesday (June 21) to speak on the seriousness of sickle cell anemia.

The latest reports claim an official cause of death could take two months to determine.

TMZ broke the story … the Mobb Deep rapper died Tuesday morning … just days after performing in Vegas. His team suggested he died after a lifelong battle with sickle cell anemia. Our sources also say Prodigy choked on an egg in the hospital shortly before he died. Toxicology tests frequently reveal drug use, but authorities tell us the Clark County M.E. routinely performs these tests, even if there’s absolutely no evidence of drug use. (TMZ)

Last night, NBA superstar LeBron James paid some serious homage to Prodigy during a haircut.

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco penned an eulogy once Prodigy’s death went viral.