New York rap veteran Sean Price has reportedly passed away this weekend at the age of 43.
Details of this shocking hip-hop loss landed online Saturday (August 8).
Price’s record label Duck Down also confirmed the tragic loss.
“It is with beyond a heavy heart that Duck Down Music is sadly confirming that Sean Price passed away early this morning in his Brooklyn apartment, Saturday, August 8th, 2015,” reads a statement from his reps. “The cause of death is currently unknown, but it was reported that he died in his sleep. He’s survived by his wife, and his three children.” (Statement)
The passing sparked handfuls of reactions on social media.
RIP Sean Price
— Raekwon Da Chef (@Raekwon) August 8, 2015
RIP Sean Price. Mic God, lyrical Warrior and supreme Emcee
— Killer Mike (@KillerMike) August 8, 2015
i love you Sean. ill never forget the fun we had. Till we meet again.
— Alchemist (@Alchemist) August 8, 2015
RIP Sean P
— Danny Brown (@xdannyxbrownx) August 8, 2015
— Mobb Deep (@MobbDeep) August 8, 2015
— Mac (@MacMiller) August 8, 2015