Dj Father Shaheed Dies In Motorcycle Accident

Poor Righteous Teachers Dj and producer Father Shaheed has been killed in a motorcycle accident.

News of the star's death first surfaced online early on Monday (26May14) when fellow hip-hop veterans Public Enemy shared a message of condolence on their Facebook.com page.

The note read, "The Pe family sends condolences out to the family and friends of Dj Father Shaheed from Poor Righteous Teachers, who was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident."

Further details about when and where the incident took place have yet to be revealed.

Shaheed rose to prominence with New Jersey rap trio Poor Righteous Teachers in the late 1980s and the group scored its biggest hit in 1990 with the release of Rock Dis Funky Joint.

The Dj's bandmates, Wise Intelligent and Culture Freedom, have yet to comment on his passing.


Contactmusic

Tags:

Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

Matthew McConaughey Is The Human Race’s Last Hope In The Stunning ‘Interstellar’ [Trailer + Pictures]

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey is about to embark on a terrifying mission...

Matthew McConaughey Is The Human Race’s Last Hope In The Stunning ‘Interstellar’ [Trailer + Pictures]

Tony Bennett Breaks His Own Record, As Lady Gaga Duets Album Debuts At Billboard Number One Spot

Tony Bennett will be celebrating hitting the top spot of the US billboard charts...

Tony Bennett Breaks His Own Record, As Lady Gaga Duets Album Debuts At Billboard Number One Spot

Is Rosamund Pike In Line For An Oscar Thanks To ‘Gone Girl’?

Rosamund Pike could be a serious contender at next year’s Oscars, thanks...

Is Rosamund Pike In Line For An Oscar Thanks To ‘Gone Girl’?

Marconi Union - Weightless Album Review

It probably seemed like a really good idea at the time, but Marconi Union's decision to go along with having their...

Marconi Union - Weightless Album Review

Tracy Morgan Pictured Using Wheelchair, As Lawyer Reveals He May Never Perform Again

Tracy Morgan has been pictured in a wheelchair outside his New Jersey home...

Tracy Morgan Pictured Using Wheelchair, As Lawyer Reveals He May Never Perform Again

Jeezy - Holy Ghost Video

Young Jeezy has release a music video for 'Holy Ghost', the fourth track from his seventh studio album, 'Seen It All: The...

Jeezy - Holy Ghost Video

Everybody Loves Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Booty’ Including Ex Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs

Former couple Jennifer Lopez and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs have been engaging in...

Everybody Loves Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Booty’ Including Ex Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs

Netflix Signs Exclusive Deal With Adam Sandler To Produce Four Original Movies

Netflix and Adam Sandler have just announced an exclusive deal which will...

Netflix Signs Exclusive Deal With Adam Sandler To Produce Four Original Movies

Lonely The Brave - Interview

Lonely The Brave take some time to talk about the last year of their career, where they shot into the limelight with their debut...

Lonely The Brave - Interview Video
Advertisement

Comments

Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All