Heavy D

Gemini season is officially here, and a lot of legendary rappers belong to the same zodiac sign.

This Black History Month, The Urban Daily looks back at a variety of memorable African-American moments from 2000 to 2012. Spanning the worlds of entertainment,…

Dwight Errington Meyers had a way with words whether he was rhyming or not. “God gave me a gift to put people at ease,” said…

Dwight Errington Meyers had a way with words whether he was rhyming or not. “God gave me a gift to put people at ease,” said…

Dwight Errington Meyers had a way with words whether he was rhyming or not. “God gave me a gift to put people at ease,” said…

The four month mark of the passing of Heavy D is approacing and Centric aired their documentary to honor the legend. Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D. aired on Sunday, narrated by MC Lyte, with commentary from Mary J Blige, Will Smith, and Queen Latifah! Watch, ‘Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D’: http://www.dailymotion.com/embed/video/xp3hfs […]

Ja Rule says that creating Pain Is Love 2 was therapeutic. The album contains 13 tracks and will be released off his own label, Empire Records. Although the album has a lot of substance, he does have several tracks that are his favorites including “Superstar” which talks on the gift and the curse of being in the […]

The Homegoing service for Heavy D was done right with people such as Diddy, Jay-Z, Will Smith and President Obama who came to pay their respects to the “Overweight Lover”. Hit link to catch the service

Dwight Myers, the rapper known as Heavy D, will be laid to rest at the historic Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, New York, today at 11am. The ceremony will be led by Senior Pastor Reverend Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson, who will deliver the eulogy. Click here to view the livestream of Heavy D’s funeral […]

A private funeral will be held for rapper Heavy D on Friday November 18th at Grace Baptist church in his hometown of Mt. Vernon. A public viewing will take place the day before from noon to 6pm. Dwight “Heavy D” Myers died on November 8th at the age of 44. He was pronounced dead at […]

Many of Heavy D‘s fans didn’t know that he is survived by a nine-year-old daughter, and even fewer knew that he found this role to be more gratifying than being an artist. While being interviewed in Washington, DC, our sister site KYSDC.com filmed him as he explained why he had been out of the public […]