Doug E. Fresh Says Biz Markie’s Verse On His New Album Is The Last He Ever Recorded
Written by B87FM on October 24, 2021
Doug E. Recent says that Biz Markie’s verse featured on his newest album, This One’s For Chuck Brown: Doug E. Fresh Salutes The Godfather of Go-Go, is the final Markie ever recorded. The challenge is Recent’s first in 26 years.
The legendary rapper mentioned studying of Markie’s passing in a current interview with HipHopDX.
“I used to be on an interview with Biz on June 17,” he remembers “And I feel round a little bit after that day is after I heard that Biz had gotten rushed to the hospital. I didn’t know what it was for, however I assumed that it was diabetes-related as a result of I’ve all the time talked to Biz about his well being and watching out and searching what he’d eat and stuff like that. After which afterward, I discovered that it was.”
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Markie handed away on July 16th from problems as a consequence of diabetes at 57-years-old.
“He had a diabetic stroke, and when he had a diabetic stroke, it prompted him … , stroke is the primary debilitating illness on this planet,” Recent defined. “And most of the people typically don’t bounce again from a stroke that simple, relying on the magnitude of the stroke. So it was exhausting for him. He fought. He fought a great battle.”