September 11, 2014 Chubb Rock’s throwback song of the day is “Peaceful Journey” by Heavy D.  Check out the video below.  

  August 26, 2014 Chubb Rock’s throwback song of the day is “Now That We Found Love” by Heavy D & The Boyz.  Check out the video below.  

Eddie F, who served as DJ for Heavy D & The Boyz, called into Majic 107.5 / 97.5 today and spoke with Carol Blackmon about the death of Soul Train founder Don Cornelius. As we reported earlier, Cornelius was found dead in his California home of an apparent suicide. Eddie F shared his memories of […]

Heavy D’s family has released a statement concerning the death of the rap legend. The statement reads as follows: Hev had great love for his family and friends; he was a kind and giving spirit who extended and shared himself with everyone who crossed his path. He had a heart of gold, was approachable, very […]

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 filmed him as he explained why he had been out of the public […]

Hip Hop legend Heavy D  has died at the age of 44! TMZ reports that he was “rushed to an L.A. hospital around noon today … and was pronounced dead at the hospital at 1 PM.” The cause of death is currently unknown. Heavy D, real name Dwight Arrington Myers, recently performed on the BET […]

Where: (click below to visit venue on Foursquare)Wishard Hospital 1001 West 10th Street Indianapolis, IN 1001 West 10th StreetIndianapolis, IN When: July 15, 1990 What: While horsing around after a show, Troy “Trouble T-Roy” Dixon, one of Heavy D’s dancers, fell off a balcony and died from his injuries. T-Roy’s passing, though tragic, inspired a […]

Troy Dixon, better known to the world as Trouble T-Roy, was a member of Heavy D & The Boyz who died after a fall from a stage during a rehearsal in 1990 and immortalized in Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth's classic single "They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)."