Digital Underground rapper Shock G has apparently died at 57 years old, multiple sources report. Digital Underground fellow benefactor Chopmaster J first broke the news on Instagram Thursday evening April 22, 2021.
“34 years ago almost to the day we had a wild idea we can be a hip hop band and take on the world through it all the dream became a reality and the reality became a nightmare for some,” J captioned under a picture of the two of them decades ago.
“And now he’s awaken from the fame long live shock G Aka Humpty Hump and Rest In Peace my Brotha Greg Jacobs!!! #digitalunderground.”
A reason for death presently can’t seem to be delivered.
Shock G was a rapper and keyboardist for Digital Underground, a pioneering Hip Hop bunch responsible for various influential singles, including the gathering’s groundbreaking hit “The Humpty Dance.” He was otherwise called his modify self image Humpty Hump.
Additionally, G was exceptionally influential in Tupac’s rap profession as he introduced the West Coast rapper to the world on the gathering’s 1990 track “Same Song.” He proceeded to create Pac’s advancement single “I Get Around” and Me Against The World’s “Such countless Tears.”
Stock G additionally worked with artists like Prince, Monie Love, Dr. Dre, Money B, Raw Fusion, Luniz, Mac Mall, Murs, KRS-One and that’s only the tip of the iceberg.