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The hip-hop world has lost another soul today (July 13).

Fresh Kid Ice, a founding member of the legendary group 2 Live Crew, has passed away.

According to reports from TMZ, the group’s manager said Fresh Kid Ice, real name Chris Wong Won, died at 7:50 a.m. on Thursday in a Miami hospital. He was 53 years old. The website reports his death was caused by a medical condition from which he’d been suffering.

2 Live Crew member Uncle Luke confirmed the death on Twitter.

No further details about Fresh Kid Ice’s death are known at this time.

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