Mack was in "no shape to perform", but that didn't stop the rapper from recording new music while working on a documentary about his life with Alvin Tony, the music producer who signed Mack to Sean "P. Diddy" Comb's Bad Boy Entertainment label in the early '90s.
Unfortunately, Mack wasn't able to keep his industry flame alive after the success of "Flava In Ya Ear" and its gold-certified album, Project: Funk da World.
"It was something I wanted people to enjoy, but it was cut short because he was very religious and wanted to go to church", Toney said of Mack, who was ill for a while and was aware that his days were numbered.
Mack's producer confirmed his death to the NYDailyNews on Tuesday. The 54-year-old actress was known to her home country of India as one of its first female superstars. "I will never forget what you did for hip-hop". It was later remixed by Notorious B.I.G, LL Cool J, Busta Rhymes and Rampage.
"Flava in Ya Ear" was a top-10 hit in 1994 and sold more than a million copies, Rolling Stone reported. Biz Markiewrote: "R.I.P TO MY MAIN MAN CRAIG MACK ANOTHER GREAT ONE GONE". I went outside the club. Mo Bee produced a number of hits for Bad Boy on those first two albums, as well as two songs for 2Pac's Me Against the World.
The late rapper is survived by his wife and two children. He tweeted, "Rest in power Craig". May the almighty embrace your soul and life up your family and friends.
Former Raiders CB Sean Smith Will Serve One Year In Prison
Starting cornerback TJ Carrie and safety Reggie Nelson are both scheduled to become unrestricted free agents on Wednesday. Smith, 30, has 426 tackles, 98 passes defended and 14 interceptions through nine National Football League seasons.
Craig Mack attends Loon's Self-Titled Debut Album Release Party on October 21, 2003.
A devoutly religious person, Mack apparently doubled-down on his religious activities, moved from NY, and stopped rapping.
Erick says Craig maintained his personality, though. they eventually hooked up and even recorded some music, and shot a documentary before he died.
IndiGo and GoAir cancel 70 flights over engine concerns
Clarifying its position, Pratt & Whitney in a statement said, "We are working closely with our customers to minimise disruption". However, said the airline, all affected passengers have been accommodated on alternative flights.
The Senate Intelligence Committee is preparing to put out recommendations and hold a hearing on election security this month. Despite a promise of dirt on Clinton ahead of the meeting, there's no evidence that such material was exchanged, he said.
Carrick is unlikely to be in the starting line-up on Tuesday, while there are also big questions over Paul Pogba's availability. At least I could decide and not be forced because of that, so I was determined to get back fit.
The ISA aims to create 1,000 gigawatts (GW, or 1,000 MW) of solar power capacity by 2030, and mobilise $1 trillion for this. The leaders of France and India hosted the founding conference of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi on Sunday.
United Kingdom improves to 24-10 and has seemingly improved its NCAA Tournament seed drastically with a hot finish to the season. Arkansas ranks 11th in steals allowed per game (4.7) while Tennessee ranks 80th (5.7).
The victor will advance to play No. 5 seed Clemson or No. 12 seed New Mexico State on Sunday for a spot in the Sweet 16. Vegas odds are already in for the game and Clemson is now a 4.5 point favorite against the Aggies according to 5Dimes.
Poonam Raut and Smriti Mandhana got India off to a bright start with a flurry of boundaries, but the spinners pegged them back. Bolton, who finished the day unbeaten on 100, said the tourists were rewarded for taking the game to India .
Miami Beach Police posted the video on their Twitter feed in hopes of gathering more information from witnesses. Jones told CBS News in Miami a marketing person had come up with the promotion and had been let go.
The 52-second video shows Dix, 55, and the unidentified lobbyist drinking and laughing at the bar before Dix leans in for a kiss. Dix has three children, according to the Des Moines Register, and had served in the state legislature for 18 years.
Houston averages 11.5 fast break points per game, which ranks 15th in the National Basketball Association . The Spurs are trying to rebound after their 104-94 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder in their last game.
Eight police officers, including a local police commander, were killed and 10 others were wounded in the morning attack, he said. Saturday's attack came ahead of an expected increase in fighting with the end of winter and the approach of spring.
Fitbit Versa unveiled: Pebble Time Steel's spiritual successor
It feels like a mass appeal smartwatch adding NFC payments would help spur adoption, but apparently that's not how Fitbit sees it. The Fitbit Versa (short for "Versatile") comes with almost all the features its bigger sibling, Ionic has but costs only $199.
Here's Fortnite Mobile Running On iOS
While announcing the mobile version , Epic talked of its vision for the game, saying, "We believe this is the future of games". This isn't the first time we see blocked cross-play functionalities between PS4 and Xbox One.
Drew Brees agrees to 2-year extension with Saints
On Christmas Eve, he became the fastest quarterback in National Football League history to reach 70,000 career passing yards. Brees started his career with the San Diego Chargers but it is with the Saints that he made his mark.
Goldman Sachs to name DJ D-Sol as next CEO
Before his current role, he co-headed the investment banking division and served as the global head of the financing group. Co-chief operating officer and co-president Schwartz will retire on April 20, according to a statement .
Tiger Woods closes in on first win in nearly five years
Watch the final round of the Valspar Championship live on Sunday from 5pm on Sky Sports Golf and 6.30pm on Sky Sports Main Event. Woods tied for the lead with a 20-foot birdie putt on No. 10, only to miss a pair of birdie putts inside 8 feet.
Elizabeth "Pow Wow Chow" Warren Won't Take DNA Test
In an interview on NBC's " Meet The Press ", the Massachusetts Senator shut down requests to prove her Native American roots. Rob Gray, a Republican political analyst, said the criticism could hurt Warren more if it came from a rival Democrat.