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Heavy D’s Cause of Death Revealed: Pulmonary Embolism

Contrary to initial reports of pneumonia, the Los Angeles coroner's office says the 44-year-old rapper died of a blood clot in his lung.

Heavy D Remembered By Diddy, President Obama at Funeral Service

The influential rapper died suddenly at 44-years-old due to complications from pneumonia.

Heavy D’s ‘Now That We Found Love’ Resurrected on Billboard Charts

The '90s dance hit remains the singer's highest-peaking hit on the Hot 100, where he notched four other hits through 1995.

Heavy D Public Wake Planned for Nov. 17

A website set up in the late rapper's honor details Thursday's public memorial.

Heavy D Autopsy Results Inconclusive, Pending Toxicology Reports

The rapper, who was attempting a career comeback, died suddenly at 44-years-old.

Heavy D’s Funeral Set For Nov. 18

The New York-born rapper, who died in L.A. Nov. 8, will be buried at Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, NY.

Heavy D Visited Doctor the Day Before His Death

The "Now That We Found Love" singer, who weighed more than 300 pounds, had flu-like symptoms before collapsing on Nov. 8.

Heavy D’s Final Performance at BET Hip-Hop Awards Was Part of Comeback Attempt (Video)

The rapper, who released a digital-only album titled "Love Opus" in September, performed a medley of hits at the Oct. 11 show in Atlanta.

Heavy D’s Colleague and Friend, Russell Simmons, Remembers the Rapper (Video)

"He was the author of a whole new kind of music," the Def Jam co-founder says on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live.

Heavy D Dies: 5 of the Late Rapper’s Most Memorable Songs (Video)

The recording artist, who died suddenly Tuesday at age 44, gained fame with such songs as "Now That We Found Love" and the "In Living Color" theme.

Heavy D Dies: 5 Things to Know About the Rapper-Actor

Upon his untimely death at 44, the Jamaica-born, Queens-raised artist leaves behind a legacy of pop culture influence and one impressive resume.

Rapper Heavy D Dies at 44

UPDATED: The artist, actor and record producer -- born Dwight Arrington Myers -- most recently appeared in Brett Ratner's "Tower Heist" as a security guard.