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
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada