Sometime this afternoon Grandmaster and Turntabler par excellence Roc Raida died. We are still trying to ascertain cause of death but apparently he had been injured in a car accident some time back which rendered his spine in a bad shape.
Roc Raida Wiki
Roc Raida’s was born with the name of Anthony Williams and he was an all American DJ, turntablist, producer and member of DJ group The X-Ecutioners.
Roc Raida was an accomplished and acclaimed professional in his industry, having won many awards and recognition including the 1995 DMC World DJ Championship. DMC DJ Championship is the Olympics, World Series, and Super Bowl of the Hip Hop Nation.
Last week, via Grandmaster Roc Raida’s MySpace page, his family said this: “Anthony Williams p/k/a/ GM Roc Raida is in the hospital. His family thanks all of his fans for the well wishes and prayers.
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