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Heavy D (Birthed May 24th 1967 - Deceased November 8th 2011) was born Dwight Errington Myers in Jamaica. His family moved to Mount Vernon, New York when he was a young child.

Heavy D & the Boyz were the first group signed to Uptown Records; their debut, Living Large, was released in 1987 (see 1987 in music). The album was a commercial success, though Big Tyme (1989, 1989 in music) was a breakthrough that included…

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  • R.I.P.
  • One of the best rappers imo. Thanks for the quality music you left us. R.I.P.
  • RIP
  • There will always be Heavy D up in the limousine.
  • no more 'heavy d up in the limousine'
  • Rest In Peace!
  • Your last Tweet: Be Inspired. You were an inspiration and as long as your music is playing... you will continue to inspire many. Perhaps some of today's young men will listen to your lyrics and chose to do as you did.... Love and RESPECT women. Peaceful Journey!
  • R.I.P. Heavy D
  • Love Opus is a nice album. Kinda sounds like Drake going through a mid-life crisis, but it sucks Hev didn't get a chance to have his comeback.
  • R.I.P. Heavy D

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