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Guru Death Details (1961-2010)

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Guru, the archetypal East Coast rapper who rose to fame as the emcee for Gang Starr, died after a prolonged battle with cancer on April 19, 2010. Guru, real name Keith Elam, was remembered upon his death as an irreplaceable artist whose work helped shape hip-hop music. Reports of Guru's death offer conflicting details about how the iconic musician died. Guru suffered a heart attack on February 28, 2010, and slipped into a coma. While his friend and frequent musical collaborator Solar...Read Full Story

Rapper and 'Gang Starr' Member Guru Dies at 43

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The American rapper Keith Elam, known by his stage name Guru, passed away on April 19, 2010. He was 43 years old.The musician fell into a coma, following cardiac arrest in February 2010, but his death is attributed to his battle with cancer.Guru founded the hip-hop duo 'Gang Starr' in 1987 along with DJ Premiere.Read Full Story

Guru Dead at 43

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Guru, a member of the hip-hop duo Gang Starr, passed away from complications with cancer yesterday, according to MTV.com. He was 43 years old and had been struggling with the disease for a long time. Just about a month ago, Guru suffered a heart attack and it was rumored that he'd passed away then. He underwent surgery at the time and was said to be recovering. Guru's partner Solar released the following statement: "The world has lost one of the best MCs and hip-hop icons of all-time...Read Full Story

Guru Dead Reports False: DJ Premiere Says Rapper Recovering

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Internet rumors today claimed Guru, one half of the hip-hop duo Gang Starr, had passed away, but don't worry -- he's still with us. The rapper suffered a heart attack and is recovering from surgery, according to Billboard.com, and he's still in a medically-induced coma. Guru's former partner DJ Premier wrote on his Twitter this morning, "Good news: #guru surgery was successful, keep sending him love." He later added, "#Guru still in a med induced coma, he's breathing with machine help...Read Full Story