The Hip Hop community is mourning the loss of one of its greats. Prodigy of Mobb Deep passed away today at the age of 42. The exact cause of death is not yet determined but the rapper has suffered from sickle cell anemia since birth. He was hospitalized while on the Art of War Tour in Las Vegas which featured the likes of Ghostface Killa, KRS-One and Ice-T. Mobb Deep was one of New York's most influential rap groups from the 90's. They would go on to become one of the most successful duos in Hip Hop. Among their most popular singles are, "Shook Ones", "Quiet Storm", and "Hey Luv".