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Rapper Biz Markie, best known for ‘Just a Friend,’ dies at 57 – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-07-16 20:21:46 –

Hip-hop pioneer Biz Markie died at the age of 57, his representative announced on Friday night.

The best-known rapper for the hit “Just a Friend” died peacefully with his wife.

Biz Markie, Inc. Jenni D. Izumi, CEO and Principal of the Company, issued the following statement:

“Thanks to the many calls and prayers of support we received during this difficult time. Biz has created a legacy of art, which will be forever celebrated by his industry colleagues and his beloved fans. Let’s touch his life through music. For over 35 years, he has left his wife, many families, close friends, his vibrant personality, constant jokes, and frequent jokes. Miss. When a family mourns a loved one, we respectfully demand the privacy of his family. “

This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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