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CHRIS KELLY of 90's Rap Duo KRIS KROSS Passes Away


Chris Kelly, also known as "Mac Daddy" of the 90's rap duo Kris Kross passed away Wednesday evening, he was 34.

Kelly was found unconscious at his home and was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after. The cause of his death was not discussed.

Chris Kelly, along with Chris Smith, made up the 90's duo Kris Kross, who were known for their hit single "Jump."

Kris Kross were also known for wearing their baggy clothes backwards. The duo were discovered by rapper Jermaine Dupri when they were still 13. 

Their debut album "Totally Krossed Out" sold more than 4 million copies in the United States. The album, aside from "Jump," also includes the hits "It's A Shame," "Warm It Up" and "I Missed The Bus."

Musicians immediately took their condolences to Twitter upon hearing the sad news.


Sources: www.eonline.com, www.reuters.com

Watch Kris Kross' music video for their hit single "Jump" below:


R.I.P. Chris Kelly. Thank you for the music.

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