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Published:May 2nd, 2013 11:52 EST

Chris Kelly Of Rap Duo Kris Kross Dead Of OD At 34: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Chris Kelly, one half of the `90s rap duo Kris Kross, has died of a possible drug overdose, Georgia authorities said."


ABC News

Chris Kelly, known as Mack Daddy, shot to superstardom in the 90`s with the groups` hit "Jump" from their debut album.

Why am I not surprised that someone known as "Mack Daddy", whose claim to fame was wearing his pants backwards, died at 34 of a cocaine and heroin overdose. 

Niggaz Wit Attitudes, the seminal gangsta rap band from Compton, California, disbanded in 1991 without ever scoring a #1 single; they must have been devastated when the Kid Kross single "Jump" was number #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for eight weeks in 1992.

Somewhere there`s a fool wearing his pants backwards, and shooting heroin as a tribute to Chris Kelly.

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