Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller has helped keep the legacy of late hip-hop artist Sean Price alive with the release of their joint “Pet Sounds” song.
Miller’s new gem surfaced online Wednesday (August 12) evening.
here's a joint i did with Sean Price before he passed. RIP.https://t.co/Kx0xG7rTTf
— Mac (@MacMiller) August 12, 2015
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Details of Sean Price’s shocking death 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)
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