Rapper Craig Mack Dies In South Carolina At Age 47

Former rapper Craig Mack, best known for the platinum 1994 hit “Flava in Ya Ear” has died in South Carolina. According to reports, the 47-year-old Mack died at his home in Walterboro around 9 p.m. Monday; it appeared Mack died of natural causes. Mack helped launch Diddy’s Bad Boy Entertainment with his first album, “Project: Funk da World.” It was led by his huge hit single, “Flava in Ya Ear,” which was nominated for a Grammy. The remix also included LL Cool J, Busta Rhymes and the then up-and-coming Biggie Smalls. Mack’s follow-up single, “Get Down” went gold. In 1997, Mack left the music industry and devoted his life to religion.

Craig Mack Dead at 47 (UPDATE)

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