BREAKING NEWS: Hip Hop icon Guru of Gang Starr goes into cardiac arrest and in a coma; Dj Premiere confirms
Posted by flashpointgrafix on February 28, 2010 »
Rapper Guru of Gangstarr fame suffered a heart attack and is in a coma, several sources have told AllHipHop.com.
While details remain sketchy, the rapper apparently suffered the heart attack in New York City and is in serious condition.
Guru, real name Keith Elam, is a founding member of Gangstarr, which also features legendary producer DJ Premier.
While details remain sketchy, the rapper apparently suffered the heart attack in New York city and is in serious condition.
More recently, he was giving fans the opportunity to download his album Guru 7.0: Street Scriptures, which dropped on his label 7 Grand Records in 2005.
At press time, even Guru’s old partner DJ Premier was unsure of his comrade’s status.
“Hope this isn’t true,” DJ Premier said.
DJ Premier, the other half of Gang Starr called up Satelite XM radio station “Hip Hop Nation” and confirmed Guru’s heart attack.
“Guru IS in a coma and will go under surgery tomorrow afternoon.”