Carl “50/50” Fearon an original member of UK Hip-Hop group The 57th Dynasty, passed away earlier this month at the age of 26 due to a brain hemorrhage.
As part of the 57th Dynasty, Fearon performed on stage with a number of artists, including Eminem, Outkast, DMX, Wu Tang, Common, The Roots, and several other well known Hip-Hop artists.
Along with performing on stage with some of Hip-Hop’s hottest acts, The 57th Dynasty also had their own series on MTVNE.
Not only did Fearon excel as a member of The 57th Dynasty, but he also had a prominent solo career. “Hold Strong”, “Break Free”, “Coz We Rebel”, “Still I Rise”, and “Love Of Hip-Hop” are just a few of Fearon’s solo tracks.
Fearon’s funeral will take place on January 25 and will be followed by a reception at The Harry Caddick Hall.
To visit Fearon’s tribute page and listen to his music , visit go to http://www.myspace.com/rip5050.