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.
My Condolence goes out to the family Chris Wong Wong Fresh Kid Ice of the 2 Live Crew who just passed away people we lost a legend
— LUTHER R CAMPBELL (@unclelukereal1) July 13, 2017
No further details about Fresh Kid Ice’s death are known at this time.