West Coast Legend DJ Crazy Toones Passes Away
Sad day for the Hip Hop community… DJ Crazy Toones (born Lamar Dupré Calhoun) has passed away. The DJ and producer, Toones joined Coolio as a member of WC & The Maad Circle for much of the 1990s. Brother of WC, Crazy Toones would work closely with Westside Connection and Lench Mob Records, also serving as Ice Cube’s most recent official tour DJ.
Ice Cube’s son, actor and MC O’Shea Jackson, Jr., rapper King T, as well as co-founder of Tha Outlawz, E.D.I. are among those who have reacted publicly, confirming the DJ/producer’s death on social media. The details and cause of death are not known at this time.