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A toxicology report confirmed that 90’s rap sensation Chris Kelly, 34, died on May 1 of a drug overdose. An investigator from the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office said a toxicology screening found that Kelly died from a fatal mixture of drugs. Many suspected a combination of heroin and cocaine, the street name: speedballing.

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Chris Kelly of the 90’s super duo group, Kriss Kross, developed and discovered by Jermaine Dupri, was reported dead this evening at the age of 34 in Atlanta, Georgia. Hip Hop remembers this wonderful talent and the contribution Kriss Kross made to the industry with their unique style and music. Mr. Kelly, we thank you…

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Celebrities and fans were shocked of the announcement of Chris Kelly, of Kriss Kross fame’s, passing. Jermain Dupri posted a tweet celebrating the duo being back in the studio. Aaliyah is in the tweet. No one could ever imagine how impactful these two names in one breath would be just days later. We are mourning.…

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Twenty years ago, Jermaine Dupri was a major part of the Atlanta (and Southern) explosion in hip-hop and popular music when he penned the smash hit “Jump” for up-and-coming rap duo Kris Kross, whose album went multiplatinum, created So So Def Recordings and then signed a bevy of talented artists to his label and raked…

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How did your career as a deejay begin? Professionally it started with Kris Kross. Before that, I started in Durham, N.C., where I’m from. How did you get the name DJ Nabs?  Nabs is short for Nabisco cookies. In junior high school a friend said I look like a skinny pack of Nabs and it…

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