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Nate Dogg Passes Away At Age Of 41

 

Legendary R&B singer and former Death Row recording artist Nathaniel D. Hale a.k.a. Nate Dogg passed away last night at the age of 41, according to his family. The news was broken by the Long Beach, California, publication the Press-Telegram and as of right now the cause of death is still unknown.

Nate Dogg battled health problems in the past including strokes in 2007 and 2008, but news of NATE’S death still took the music community by storm. Dave Chapelle wrote, “Moment of silence for a hip-hop legend; RIP Nate Dogg. You will be missed, G Funk Era forever.”

Nate’s friend Snoop Dogg seemed to take the news especially hard writing, “We lost a true legend n hip hop n rnb. One of my best friends n a brother to me since 1986 when I was a sophomore at poly high where we met....

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