Family, friends gather for Biz Markie memorial service in NY
Biz Markie's widow, Tara Hall, also took to the Patchogue Theater stage to speak about her husband. Chinekwu Osakwe |. Aug 3, 2021. The grieving family and ...Continue reading on TheGrio
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Biz Markie Laid To Rest In Custom Gold Gucci Suit Courtesy Of ...
Biz Markie (real name Marcel Theo Hall) was laid to rest on Monday (August 2) in New York City, with friends, family and peers showing up in droves to pay their ...Continue reading
Laughter, tears, cheers at funeral for rapper Biz Markie
Laughter, tears, cheers at funeral for rapper Biz Markie ... With laughter and tears, songs and stories, friends and family of Biz Markie celebrated his life and legacy ...Continue reading
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Trailblazing hip-hop legend Biz Markie was laid to rest Monday. Following the service, the “Just a Friend” rapper's family, famous friends and fans gathered to ...Continue reading
Remembering the Clown Prince of Hip-Hop; Ice-T among mourners ...
PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — Friends and family of Biz Markie celebrated his life and legacy at a funeral, remembering the rapper as larger than life and full of love ...Continue reading
Biz Markie memorial service attended by Ice-T and Fat Joe
Rev. Al Sharpton eulogised Biz Markie at a memorial service held to remember the Just a Friend rapper.Continue reading
Busta Rhymes, Ice-T pay tribute to Biz Markie with memorial service ...
A litany of rap and hip-hop heavyweights banded together to honour the late Biz Markie this week, with a memorial service for the genre-defining 'Just A Friend' ...Continue reading
Laughter, tears, cheers at funeral for Biz Markie
PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — With laughter and tears, songs and stories, friends and family of Biz Markie celebrated his life and legacy at a funeral Monday, ...Continue reading
Funeral Service For Rapper Biz Markie Held in Patchogue
A woman displays the program during the funeral for late rapper Marcel Theo Hall, known by his stage name Biz Markie, outside Patchogue Theatre in ...Continue reading
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Biz Markie, known for hit rap song 'Just a Friend,' dies at 57
Biz Markie, a hip-hop staple known for his beatboxing prowess, turntable mastery and the 1989 classic “Just a Friend,” has died. He was 57.Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie, known for 'Just a Friend,' dies at 57
Rapper Biz Markie has died. He was 57 years old. Markie, whose real name was Marcel Theo Hall, was a rapper, producer and DJ in his career, but will forever ...Continue reading
Biz Markie Dies: 'Just A Friend' Rapper And Actor Was 57
During his career, he worked as a rapper, singer, DJ, record producer, actor, comedian, and writer. His debut album, Goin' Off, came out in 1988, led by the single, ...Continue reading
Biz Markie, "Just a Friend" rapper, has died at 57
Markie, whose real name is Marcel Theo Hall, "peacefully passed away" with his wife at his side, his manager said in a statement.Continue reading
Biz Markie, el pionero en el beatboxing, murió a los 57 años
Biz Markie sufrió de problemas de salud durante algún tiempo y fue hospitalizado el año pasado debido a complicaciones con la diabetes tipo 2.Continue reading
Biz Markie Dies: 'Just A Friend' Rapper & Actor Was 57
Biz Markie, the rapper whose classic "Just a Friend" was a major hit in 1989 and was sampled in countless songs and videos, has died at 57.Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie, whose 'Just a Friend' became a '90s staple, dies ...
Rapper Biz Markie, who solidified lyrical humor and hijinks in hip-hop, has died at age 57, his representative said.Continue reading
Biz Markie, New York rapper known as 'clown prince of hip-hop ...
His single “Just a Friend” became a Top 10 hit, propelled by its unabashedly off-key chorus.Continue reading
Biz Markie, 'Just A Friend' rapper, dead at 57 - CNN
Biz Markie, who infused his music with so much fun and humor that he became known as "The Clown Prince of Hip Hop," has died, his manager, Jenni Izumi, ...Continue reading
Biz Markie, known for classic rap song 'Just a Friend,' dies
Markie's representative, Jenni Izumi, said the rapper-DJ died peacefully Friday evening with his wife by his side. The cause of death has not been released. “We ...Continue reading
Biz Markie, the 'Clown Prince of Hip-Hop,' Dead at 57
While a cause of death was not revealed, the rapper had struggled in recent years with health issues related to his decade-long battle with Type 2 diabetes. In April ...Continue reading
Biz Markie, Hip-Hop's 'Just a Friend' Clown Prince, Dies at 57
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Rapper Biz Markie Dies At 57
Biz Markie died Friday evening with his wife next to him, his manager Jenni Izumi told Forbes via email (the news was first reported by TMZ). Izumi didn't specify a ...Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie, whose hit 'Just a Friend' became a pop culture ...
Biz Markie died Friday at 57. The rapper-producer-actor became a pop culture staple following his 1989 hit “Just a Friend."Continue reading
Biz Markie, Pioneering Beatboxer And 'Just A Friend' Rapper, Dies ...
Hall had reportedly been ill for months, but Izumi did not provide an official cause of death. Biz came of age when rap was still young; a free-for-all in terms of ...Continue reading
Biz Markie still alive but has 'significant brain damage' after death ...
Biz Markie is still alive, it has been confirmed, after false reports claimed the rapper had died.Continue reading
Did Biz Markie suffer from a stroke? Rapper's rep confirms he's still ...
Biz Markie's representative confirmed that the rapper is alive amid death rumors. But many wonder what happened as he suffered from a suffered a stroke.Continue reading
Rap icon Biz Markie is still alive, manager says, after rumours of his ...
Per his manager Jenni Izumi, “the news of Biz Markie's passing is not true”. The 57-year-old is “under medical care, surrounded by professionals who are working ...Continue reading
Hip hop icon Biz Markie alive and in hospice care... after reports he'd ...
The Just A Friend singer - birth name Marcel Hall - had been dealing with health complications in recent years.Continue reading
Biz Markie Is Alive Despite Reports of His Death
Biz Markie is alive, despite reports he died. On Wednesday evening, rumors circulated online that the 57-year-old rap legend had died. However, his ...Continue reading
Biz Markie's family gives statement about his death rumors
Earlier, DJ Webstar announced that Biz Markie had passed on, making this revelation multiple times via his social media. Now, Markie's family has released an ...Continue reading
Biz Markie's Family Debunks False Reports That Hip-Hop Legend ...
Biz Markie was a top trending topic early Thursday morning after false reports of his death flooded social media timelines across the internet. His family needed ...Continue reading
Biz Markie's Family Releases A Statement Following Untrue Reports ...
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 01: Rapper Biz Markie (L) performs at (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images). July 1 ...Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie, 57, 'in hospice with brain damage' after reports ...
RAPPER Biz Markie is "in hospice with significant brain damage."Fans of the 57-year-old called the "Just a Friend" hitmaker's situation "brutal."Despi.Continue reading
Biz Markie Is NOT Dead
Fortunately, a story about Biz Markie's death is not true. Per the iconic rapper's wife, the Biz is still alive.Continue reading
Biz Markie Is Still Alive: Manager Denies Reports of NYC Rapper's ...
After rumors spread online that Biz Markie had died, his manager confirmed that the New York City rapper is still alive. In a statement to NBC News, manager...Continue reading
Biz Markie Is Alive But 'Just A Friend' Rap Legend Still Needs Hip ...
A rumor Biz Markie had passed away on Wednesday night (June 30) started floating around online after REVOLT prematurely reported on his death.Continue reading
Biz Markie Is Still Alive, Manager Confirms Amid Death Rumors on ...
Biz Markie's wife and family “are touched by the outpouring of love and admiration from his friends, peers and fans alike,” his manager said.Continue reading
Biz Markie Rep Refutes Death Rumors
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Biz Markie at a Maryland-area hospital due to complications with ...
Rapper and entertainer Biz Markie is in a Maryland-area hospital and is being treated for complications that are a part of his history with Type II Diabetes.Continue reading
Biz Markie hospitalized for unknown health condition
The hip-hop icon, has been hospitalized in Maryland for weeks, but the exact cause and details of his condition are unknown.Continue reading
Biz Markie Has Been Hospitalized for Weeks: Reports
Biz Markie's rep confirmed to TMZ that his ailments are not related to coronavirus. He is currently at a Maryland-area hospital. TMZ reports that the status of his ...Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie has been in the hospital for weeks to treat illness
Rapper Biz Markie has been hospitalized in or around Maryland for several weeks. Reps for the musician -- born Marcel Theo Hall -- told TMZ that he is being ...Continue reading
Chuck D, Ice-T and More Send Well Wishes to Hospitalized Biz Markie
The legendary rapper has reportedly been hospitalized due to diabetes complications.Continue reading
Biz Markie in hospital battling serious illness triggered by type 2 ...
Biz Markie has been in hospital for several weeks after suffering a serious illness relating to type 2 diabetes, it is being reported.Continue reading
Biz Markie hospitalized, reportedly in serious condition due to ...
According to TMZ.com, hip-hop legend Biz Markie has been hospitalized "for weeks" with a serious condition.Continue reading
Biz Markie reportedly hospitalized for weeks
His representatives confirm that it is not because of COVID-19.Continue reading
Biz Markie has been 'hospitalised for weeks' from unknown illness
Rapper Biz Markie has been 'hospitalised for weeks' after suffering an unknown illness, it has been reported. Sources close to the 56-year-old rapper told TMZ ...Continue reading
Report: Biz Markie Has Spent Weeks in a Hospital
Prayers go out to Hip-Hop legend Biz Markie who has reportedly been battling a serious illness in the hospital for weeks.Continue reading
Biz Markie Hospitalized In Serious Condition: Report
The rapper is said to have been in the hospital for weeks.Continue reading
Biz Markie Has Reportedly Been Hospitalized for Weeks
New York rapper Biz Markie, perhaps best known for his 1989 single "Just a Friend," has reportedly been hospitalized for weeks due to illness.Continue reading
Biz Markie hospitalized with 'serious illness'
Biz Markie's hospitalization is connected to Type II Diabetes, his rep confirms.Continue reading
Rapper Biz Markie has been hospitalized for WEEKS battling a ...
Iconic rapper and beatboxer Biz Markie has been in the hospital in recent weeks while dealing with complications from his type 2 diabetes. His reps denied any ...Continue reading
Biz Markie Has Reportedly Been Hospitalized Due To Diabetes ...
A rep for Markie revealed he is 'receiving the best care from an amazing team of medical professionals' at a Maryland-area hospital.Continue reading