Unfortunate news has surfaced that DJ Ready Red, a founding member of the Geto Boys has died of an apparent heart attack. A New Jersey native, Ready Red was heavily involved with most of the production on the Geto Boys’ first three albums, Making Trouble, Grip It! On That Other Level, and The Geto Boys.
Willie D took to IG to speak about the passing and the legendary legacy DJ Ready Red leaves behind.
In a story that is still developing, it’s been reported that legendary musician Fats Domino has passed away at the age of 89.
Tupac Shakur will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2017, along with Pearl Jam, Joan Baez, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, and Yes.
The induction ceremony will be held on April 7th, 2017, at Brooklyn‘s Barclays Center.
Tupac Shakur will be the sixth hip-hop act to join the ranks of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run D.M.C., the Beastie Boys, Public Enemy, and NWA have also made the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame cut.