Three 6 Mafia's Lord Infamous has passed away. HipHopDX reports that DJ Paul's publicist Dove Clark has confirmed the sad news that he passed away December 20th at his mother's home in Memphis.
Clark tells HipHopDX, "He did pass away at his mothers house last night in Memphis." He goes on to say, "The cause of death is unknown. We're actually trying to figure out how he died and that is all the information we currently have."
Three 6 Mafia was started by Lord Infamous, his half-brother DJ Paul, and Juicy J in the early '90s.
His fellow group members and the hip-hop community are expressing their love and support on Twitter.
Juicy J tweeted:
R.I.P. lord Infamous— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) December 21, 2013
Gangsta Boo tweeted:
Rest in Peace Lord Infamous please respect the family and dear friends during this tragedy.— Lola aka Boo (@GangstaBooQOM) December 21, 2013
I will never forget the shows we rocked together . My heart is in pieces— Lola aka Boo (@GangstaBooQOM) December 21, 2013
Bun B tweeted a photo of the rapper to his Instagram.