Ahead of Three 6 Mafia’s Verzuz battle with Bone Thugs-N-Harmony this week, Juicy J joined Nas and Miss Info for the fifth episode of “The Bridge: 50 Years of Hip Hop,” podcast on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. During the episode, the Memphis, Tennessee, native said that drugs led to Three 6 Mafia’s breakup. Juicy J […]
Robert Cooper Phillips, aka Koopsta Knicca, a member of the popular rap group Three 6 Mafia, has died. One of the original members of the popular group, he suffered a major stroke and had been on life support since the weekend of Oct. 3. Phillips was only 40 years old and his death was confirmed […]
If you’re familiar with Three 6 Mafia’s music, you know there is a dark undertone to many of the group’s lyrics. Well, DJ Paul’s plans for “Da Mafia 6ix’s” (a truncated version of the group) upcoming tour will only add to that tradition. As Juicy J is off doing his solo project and founding member […]
Its the end of the year, and RO decided to look back at those musicians who touched our lives and our souls with their talents, who gave their final bows in 2013.
The death of Three Six Mafia founding member Lord Infamous sent shockwaves through hip-hop overall, and the Memphis rap community in particular. His uncle and fellow Three Six Mafia bandmate/co-founder DJ Paul, spoke at-length to HipHopDX about the 40-year old’s unexpected death.
On Friday night, rapper Lord Infamous, one of the founding members of Oscar Award winning group Three 6 Mafia, died of an apparent heart attack at the age of 40. According to his uncle and fellow group member DJ Paul, Lord Infamous, real name Ricky Dunigan, died at his mother’s house in Memphis. “He was […]