Rapper Hurricane G loses battle with lung cancer and passes away at the age of 52.
Another sad loss for the hip-hop community. New York rapper Hurricane G, known for songs including “El Barrio” and “Underground Lockdown,” has died after a battle with lung cancer.
Fellow rapper Erick Sermon, who shares a daughter with G, confirmed her death Sunday in a statement posted on Instagram. Hurricane G, whose real name was Gloria Rodriguez, rose to prominence in the 1990s after collaborating with rapper Redman on tracks such as “Tonight’s Da Night” and “Dare Iz a Darkside,” according to the Daily Beast.