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