Posts tagged "Kris Kross"

In Memoriam: The Musicians We Lost in 2013

Over the last 12 months, we said goodbye to the leader of the Velvet Underground, the man behind Magnolia Electric Co., a key Ohio Player,…
Kyle McGovern / December 11, 2013

Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly Died of Drug Overdose

An investigator with the Georgia medical office has confirmed what Kris Kross fans already feared. Chris Kelly, the 34-year-old rapper known to millions as “Mac Daddy,” had…
Marc Hogan / July 2, 2013

Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly Is Laid to Rest at Emotional Funeral Service

Chris Kelly’s funeral in Atlanta yesterday brought out his former Kris Kross partner and about 300 other friends, family, and fellow performers, as the AP reports.
Marc Hogan / May 10, 2013

Chris Kelly’s Funeral Planned for This Week in Atlanta

A funeral service for the late Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly, who with Chris “Daddy Mac” Smith made up early-’90s teenaged rap duo Kris Kross, i…
Kyle McGovern / May 6, 2013

Kris Kross’ Chris Kelly Took Cocaine-Heroin Cocktail Before Death, Police Say

Details are beginning to emerge in the death of Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly, who with Chris “Daddy Mac” Smith made up early-’90s rap group Kri…
Marc Hogan / May 3, 2013

Watch Deftones ‘Jump’ to Honor Chris Kelly With Thrashing Kris Kross Cover Live

Deftones and Kris Kross might be an unlikely combination, but neither are strangers to tragedy. The alt-metal band’s founding bassist Chi Cheng died earlier thi…
Marc Hogan / May 2, 2013

Chris Kelly, Mac Daddy of Teen Rap Duo Kris Kross, Dead at 34

Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly — who, with Chris “Daddy Mac” Smith, formed the early ’90s teenaged rap group Kris Kross — was found dead i…
Brandon Soderberg / May 2, 2013

Kris Kross Will Make You Jump, Jump Once Again

In what could be the biggest surprise comeback since David Bowie, beloved ’90s one-hit-wonders and progenitors of backwards clothing Kris Kross have revealed that they’ll perform…
Daniel Kreps / January 17, 2013