Three 6 Mafia’s Lord Infamous Has Died, Age 40

Three 6 Mafia's Lord Infamous Has Died Age 40

Three 6 Mafia‘s Lord Infamous was found dead in his mother’s home in Memphis.

According to DJ Paul’s and Da Mafia 6ix publicist Dove Clark, Three 6 Mafia member Lord Infamous passed away last night (December 20).

“He did pass away at his mothers house last night in Memphis,” said Clark. “The cause of death is unknown. We’re actually trying to figure out how he died and that is all the information we currently have.”

Fellow groupmate Gangsta Boo tweeted, “Rest in Peace Lord Infamous. Please respect the family and dear friends during this tragedy.”

Ricky “Lord Infamous” Dunigan was the founding member of rap group Three 6 Mafia which won an Academy Award for the song “It’s Hard Out Here for a Pimp” from the film Hustle and Flow.

Infamous suffered a heart attack and a stroke back in 2010.

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Topics: Wired Gossip

  • http://www.bohomoth.com Jen

    Aw this is sad news. :-/

  • http://www.celebritiesdogood.com DD

    This is really sad.

  • http://makeherup.com Erin

    So sad! Hopefully his last hours were spent with his mom and family.