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Albert “Prodigy” Johnson, founding member of legendary Queens rap group Mobb Deed died Tuesday (June 20) at 42 after being hospitalized for complications with sickle cell anemia. The rapper and author has battled the blood disease since birth but it is still not clear what caused his sudden death. In his last interview before passing, […]

The Queens duo also influenced the mainstream.

The late rapper Prodigy battled with the illness for most of his life.

The hip hop community is banding together to celebrate Prodigy's legacy, as we've just learned he passed away from health complications.

The rapper fought a lifelong battle with sickle-cell anemia.