Malik Taylor
 


 

Age: 45



Summary:
rapper and lyricist known as Phife Dawg whose witty wordplay was a linchpin of the groundbreaking hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest who was part of several rap classics with Tribe, including Scenario, Bonita Applebaum, Can I Kick It?, and I Left My Wallet in El Segundo, among others.




Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes



Born: November 20, 1970


 
Died: March 22, 2016



Location:
San Francisco, California