Albert "Prodigy" Johnson


Age: 42

rapper and member of the hardcore New York hip-hop duo Mobb Deep who found success in the 1990's with fellow rapper Havoc whose hits included Quiet Room with Lil Kim, Shook Ones (Part III), and Hey Luv (Anything) that earned a platinum plaque for the 1999 album Murda Muzik, which featured the memorable remix of Quiet Storm (still performed by Lil Kim on the road today), but the duo also reached gold status with the albums Infamy, Hell on Earth, and The Infamous, and who released several solo albums, including the 2000 gold-selling HNIC.

Cause of Death: Complications from sickle-cell anemia

Born: November 2, 1974

Died: June 20, 2017

Las Vegas, Nevada