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Malik B of the Roots has passed away

Malik B of the Roots has passed away

Don Champion confirms death via twitter “Mourning my beloved cousin today. He was so talented and had a huge heart. I still remember when he and The Roots were starting out. He’d give me and my dad their cassette tapes to listen to. I miss you already, Mailk. #RIP”.

Malik Abdul Basit , or Malik B as he is known to fans worldwide, was a hip-hop artist who was a member of The Roots from the early 1990s to their 2000-2001 tour. He has released one EP, entitled Psychological on emcee Haak Blast’s publishing company “Future Blast Publishing”. In addition to working on a follow up solo project, Malik B is a member of Beard Gang started by Jakk Frost, along with Freeway, Smif & Wessun, Reef the Lost Cause and TDB.

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