Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Nate Dogg dead at 41
Iconic Hip-Hop singer Nate Dogg (Nathaniel Dwayne Hale) died last night. The cause of death is currently unknown, but the singer had two major strokes in 2009 and 2010 that paralyzed the left side of his body.
Nate Dogg was part of the group "213" with Snoop Dogg and Warren G. He made his first appearance on Dr. Dre's "The Chronic" album, and became the go-to hook-man on countless hit singles like 50 Cent's "21 Questions", Ludacris' "Area Codes" and many others.
Celebrities like Snoop Dogg, The Game, Daz, Ludacris, Dave Chappelle and countless others tweeted their condolences.