Biz Markie

A street in Patchogue, the Long Island village where Biz was raised in New York, will be renamed in the late rapper’s memory.
/ September 19, 2021
According to the Associated Press, Markie’s memorial event was filled with laughter, tears, songs and stories from friends and family.
/ August 3, 2021
Biz Markie
In a recent report from TMZ, Biz Markie’s wife confirms that rapper Fat Joe called him every week for the past year.
/ July 20, 2021
Biz proved you didn’t need to be a great MC to have a career. You could make fun, relatable records and get played at every party.
/ July 18, 2021
Friends and fans mourn the loss of hip-hop pioneer Biz Markie, who died on Friday at age 57 after a long battle with diabetes at age 57.
/ July 17, 2021
Biz Markie, the jovial rapper, DJ and beatboxer dubbed as “Clown Prince of Hip-Hop,” is dead at 57. A family source confirmed the news to TMZ.
/ July 16, 2021
“Biz is still under medical care,” they said, “surrounded by professionals who are working hard to provide the best health care possible.”
/ July 1, 2021
Biz Markie is reportedly recovering after suffering a stroke. The multi-talented artist recently suffered the stroke while he was in a coma.
/ December 10, 2020
The hip-hop icon, has been hospitalized in Maryland for weeks, but the exact cause and details of his condition are unknown.
/ July 26, 2020
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
The cereal Lucky Charms is trying out a new contest in which winners have the chance at boxes of cereal that have only marshmallows in them, and their latest commercial advertising the contest features, surprisingly, Biz Markie.
/ October 18, 2015
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO VIDEO – Rapper Biz Markie talks about his role on the kids show ‘Yo Gabba Gabba!’ and says that he is the ‘founding father’ of beatboxing…
/ December 12, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – After its original announcement in March, MTV2 secured the rights to remake the classic ‘Hollywood Squares’ game-show…
/ May 25, 2012