Popular American rapper, Gregory Jacobs, popularly known as ‘Shock G’ is dead.
He was found dead in a hotel room in Tampa, Florida.
His father, Edward Racker told TMZ what led to the death of his 57-year- old son is not clear, but there were no signs of trauma.
Racker further disclosed that authorities have commenced investigations into circumstances that led to his death.
According to Racker, an autopsy will also be conducted to determine what led to his son’s sudden demise.
Before his death, Shock G was well known for his Digital Underground’s hit song “The Humpty Dance”.
Shock G was also known for his collaboration with Tupac. He featured on Pac’s 1993 song “I Get Around” and he was one of the producers on Tupac’s 1991 debut solo album, “2Pacalypse Now.”
Also to his work with 2Pac, Shock G produced songs for Dr. Dre, Prince and KRS-One, to name a few.