Heavy D the rapper has died.

Heavy D the rapper was confirmed dead on Tuesday 8th November 2011. Heavy D was rushed from his Beverly Hills home to the hospital after collapsing in a corridor in his home.

The official cause of death has not yet been announced, he was however sick before this happen after performing in Europe, could this have lead to his death?

According to sources, Heavy D was conscious and communicative when the police arrived but head trouble breathing.

Heavy-DKnown as the frontman for Heavy D & the Boyz and other hip-hop ventures during the 1990s and 2000s, Myers scored hits including “Now That We Found Love” and the themes for “In Living Color” and “MADtv.” He also branched into acting roles.

Heavy D’s final tweet, posted just hours ago, included a tribute to the just-died boxer Joe Frazier, and, in his final Twitter message to the world, the two words: “BE INSPIRED!”