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Ms. Melodie Of Boogie Down Productions Dies


(AllHipHop News) Rapper Ms. Melodie from the KRS-One-led collective Boogie Down Productions, has died, according to publish sources.

The death was tweeted repeatedly over various celebrities twitter feeds as well, but the news was broken by blog theurbandaily.com.

Ms. Melodie, real name Ramona Parker, was the one-time wife of KRS-One and eventually released an album called Diva in 1989.

She had an underground hit called “Live On Stage” and also made a notable appearance on the anti-violence posse cut “Self Destruction.”

The cause of death was not immediately available at press time.

“Self Destruction”

“Live On Stage”

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  • damn…RIP..

  • ccwaterbound32

    R.I.P

  • RIP. Ms Melodie payed an important role in the female MC movement and Hip Hop in general.

  • These people are dropping like flies! One right after the other! Hell, I JUST found out that Markey Fresh died a couple of years ago! These people are not even 45 or 50 years old!

  • RIP I REMBER THE DAYS WHEN I WAS A YOUNG BUCK LISTENING TO KRS ONE. THAT WAS THE SHIT BACK THEN

  • WillVetterGoodin

    Who is Your Producer??

  • Black Exodus

    RIP…Good artist with a great voice…she rep positivity for the Movement also Power for young women…a pioneer in this music we call hip hop. On other note out there…take care of yourselves…your body is your temple ….it’s all you have….put time into it…and it will give back to you!

    Black Exodus “Diamonds” youtube me

  • slumlord_vinny

    RIP!

  • jay

    shyt I remember when kRS came to my school! Rosevelt high school bx! across from fordaham U.. rip

  • DLOUPO

    WOW! ms melody dead i remember sitting in my kitchen watchn that self destruction video, GOD bless her family

  • johnblacksad

    See I remember them forever

    The original Spinderella

    Lakim Shabazz, 9 MM

    Fu-Schnickens, Buckshot, Finesse, and Sequence

    ..Who was a (Rappin’ Duke?) Da-ha!

    Silk tie and leather was cute

    Body and soul was Dee from Pump It Up’s group

    Oaktown 357, J.J. Fad too

    had pop hits and gold ropes

    Where my man Young MC and Tone Loc?

    Kris Kross, the BO$$, Divine Styler

    Def Jef of course let’s break it down ta

    Mic Geronimo, Pharcyde and Coolio

    I heard Craig Mack back in the studio

    Have you seen these lost MC’s?

    Funky Four Plus One, Force M.D.’s

    Miss Melody, I hope she packin’ a bankroll

    Miss Melody, I hope she packin’ a bankroll

    Miss Melody, I hope she packin’ a bankroll

    Miss Melody, I hope she packin’ a bankroll

    Miss Melody, I hope she packin’ a bankroll

    As well as educated rap for ice and Kangol

    Shante, she from around my way yo

    EPMD, K-Solo, where are they now?

    R.I.P. God bless

    • BlackFist

      Props

  • water_ur_seeds

    rip!

  • O no…R.I.P

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  • Chuckwick Illz

    RIP Ms Melodie… one of the dopest ever

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