(AllHipHop News) Lovebug Starkski has died suddenly, AllHipHop has discovered.
The sudden news is still fresh and the cause of death has not been determined, but sources with AllHipHop have stated it was cardiac arrest.
Lovebug Starski has been a fixture in Hip-Hop for his wizardry on the mic, but he is immortalize by giving a budding culture out of The Bronx the name “Hip-Hop.”. He was immortalized in the Notorious Big song “Juicy.”
DJ Premier said, “We Lost One Of Our Greatest Pioneers Of Hip Hop... "LOVEBUG STARSKI". He Is Also Known As One Of The People Who Came Up With The Name "HIP HOP" Aside From Another Legend "Keith Cowboy" Of "The Furious 5"... Salute To All The Pioneers and Condolences To His Family.”
The condolences have continued to flow all over the internet.
Source co-founder Jonathan Shecter gave additional details on what happened with the pioneering emcee.
Shecter said, "Some terrible news: hip-hop legend Lovebug Starski has died suddenly and unexpectedly in Las Vegas at age 60. ☹️ Very sad. The man was a gifted entertainer, a warm, generous soul. He had been rocking Vegas venues and joined KRS-One on stage last week. Rest peacefully good sir."