Jam Master Jay
Jay, the deejay of the legendary rap group RUN DMC, was shot while deejaying an event. A shocking end for an artist not known to have many dealings in the shady side of hip hop culture.
Lisa Left-Eye Lopes of TLC died in an auto accident in 2002. But as she might have put it “Energy never dies, it just transforms.”
Aaliyah was taken from us in a plane crash in 2001. The R&B singer was just starting to establish herself as the queen of the genre and making a name for herself in Hollywood, as well.