Nate Dogg - 'Rip Nate Dogg' Snoop Dogg Honors Late Rapper

Nate Dogg, the infamous 'Death Row' rapper, has died at the age of 41.
Nate Dogg has been receiving tributes from the world of music today, including from his friend and colleague Snoop Dogg who posted a note on his Twitter account that read, "RIP Nate Dogg", reports the Los Angeles Times.The cause of the rapper's death is yet to be established, but the 41-year-old had suffered two strokes in recent years and his brother Samuel has suggested that his health had been declining. The rapper Ludacris also took to his Twitter page to paid tribute to Nate, saying, "There is a certain void in hip hop's heart that can never be filled. Glad we got to make history together". The rapper rose to prominence after appearing on Dr Dre's classic debut album 'The Chronic' and later appeared in Snoop Dogg's smash hit 'Doggystyle'. He also gained acclaim for his solo albums, most notably 'G-Funk Classics' and 'Music & Me' in 2001.
Nate Dogg was a four-time Grammy Award nominee, earning his first nod in 1995 for the legendary Warren G collaboration 'Regulate'. Further details on the singer's passing are yet to be released, but his family confirmed that Nate died in Long Beach California yesterday (15th March 2011).


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Nate rest in peace...may God keep his family in the mist of their sorrow...SJ-Victorville
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I'm saddened to read of his passing. As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens... May God bless you & keep you.. Ree- Apple Valley, Ca
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R.I.P Nate Dogg! your image will b miss but your lyrics r still with us! God has called you home! I'm prayers and blessings to the Family!
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nate dogg is one of my favorite singers/rappers. It is a tradigy to hear news like this. This is like tupac dying to me. Justin garcia
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OMG! Nate's music had a deep but vibrant tone that would just uplift you and have you head-bobbing wherever you heard it. And although I was a female, he made me truly feel like I was thuggin when his songs came on. His memory will forever live in his music.
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C u on da other side Hommy.... kay kay straight up from Johannesburg.S.A
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