Bobby Ramirez


Age: 46

rapper known as DTTX who formed the pioneering Chicano hip-hop duo A Lighter Shade of Brown (with fellow rapper Robert "ODM" Gutierrez) in Riverside, California in the 1990's and made numerous successful albums including Brown & Proud, whose 1991 hit record On a Sunday Afternoon reached No. 39 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and climbed all the way to #1 in New Zealand.

Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest from heatstroke

Born: September 26, 1969

Died: July 18, 2016

Las Vegas, Nevada