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).

Rapper Sean Price died in his sleep Saturday at his Brooklyn apartment, according to his music company. The 43-year-old hip-hop artist was part of the group Heltah Skeltah, Boot Camp Clik as well as being a solo act. Price’s latest album, “Mic Tyson,” was released in 2012. (NY Daily News)

Find out what Sean Price’s label said about the loss on the next page…

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.

J Period, me, Sean Price & Redman. I'm reeling right now

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