The Roots singer Malik B has died. The rapper’s cousin Don Champion confirmed the news on Wednesday via Twitter.
He wrote: “Mourning my beloved cousin today. He was so talented and had a huge heart.
“I still remember when he and The Roots were starting out.
“He’d give me and my dad their cassette tapes to listen to. I miss you already, Mailk. #RIP.”
American Hip Hop band The Roots were formed in 1987.
Malik B was a member of the band from 1987 to 1999.
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