Tame One, famous for his relationship with the group Artifacts, has recently passed away. He was 52 years old.
Here’s everything you need to know.
Artifacts Tame One no longer exists.
Unfortunately, Tame One, a founding member of the New Jersey-based hip-hop group Artifacts, has died. However, the cause of his death is still unknown.
Rah Digga also paid her heartfelt tribute to Tame One by confirming the death of Tame One via her official Instagram account.
‘I don’t usually run to the internet to post news like this when I’m in a good mood,’ she said. But we will give him the legendary flower of his dog shit in this jersey!!.’
Then she said, ‘Raise your head @el_da_sensei. Q#RIPTameOne #Artifacts #LegendsNeverDie #BrickCity #JerseyShit #YouHad To BeOutside.’
Tame One’s friends and colleagues mourn his death.
Many of Tame One’s friends have used various social media accounts to publicly mourn the death of the pioneering MC.
Dante Ross said: My deepest condolences to his closest friends and family.’
Also, Statik Selektah said, ‘If you’ve ever tagged your name with a magnum marker, you’re connected to what Artifacts is for us. ‘Tame One Lip’
Lip Tame One 😢💙
great inspiration/influence pic.twitter.com/s31kSccArE
— Mike Shabu (@Floccon1) November 7, 2022
Also, fellow New Jersey native and producer Just Blaze wrote, ‘RIP my big brother and hometown hero, Tame One @ mighty Artifacts / Boom Skwad’s tamerdizzle.’
Rest in peace Tame One 😔
— el-p (@therealelp) November 7, 2022
He went on to say, ‘He and @____.senseifromnj were the first two signed artists to rhyme on my song during my Pipeline nightclub days in Newark, thanks to @maliqmania and @black45nj_, and I joined Outsidaz shortly thereafter. ‘
I really liked this Artifacts joint at the time. do it now Absolute hip-hop classic.
One RIP Taming pic.twitter.com/IaUindrsQ
— DJ Big Jacks (@BigJacks) November 7, 2022
Just Blaze said, ‘It gave me the confidence and belief that I could really do this music. Almost 30 years later, I can call him a friend and am proud to still be a fan.’
More about Tame One
Tame One was born in Rahem Brown in Newark, New Jersey. He was co-founder of the hip-hop group Artifacts, along with members of Weathermen and Leak Bros.
Artifacts released their debut album Between a Rock and a Hard Place on October 25, 1994. They also released their second album, That’s Them, on April 15, 1997.
Unfortunately, shortly after the album’s release, the group announced their disbandment.
Netizens pay tribute to Twitter.
We lost two beautiful souls in the hip-hop community.
May God comfort Tame One & Hurricane G’s family and loved ones
rest in peace
— Q-UNIQUE (@quniquemusic) November 7, 2022