Hip-Hop veteran Heavy D died earlier today according to reports.
Heavy, real name Dwight Myers, was taken to a L.A. hospital around noon and was pronounced ead around 1.p.m.
The 44-year old MC turned actor just recently performed at the BET Hip-Hop Awards.
R.I.P. to a real Hip-Hop legend.
Hip-Hop Wired will keep you posted as the story develops.