Hip Hop Alert: Rapper Pimp C Found Dead in LA Hotel Room

Hip Hop star Pimp C, real name Chad Butler, one half of the rap duo UGK, was found dead in a hotel room this morning. Butler was 33. According to TMZ.com, L.A. County Fire responded to a 911 call at the Mondrian Hotel, located on Sunset Strip in Hollywood. They arrived to his sixth floor hotel room to find him dead in bed. Pimp C had just performed with fellow rapper Too Short at the “House of Blues” in L.A. on Saturday night. UGK is best known for appearing on the Jay-Z track “Big Pimpin'” in 2000, and more recently with Outkast on the song “International Player’s Anthem (I Choose You).” Stay tune for more on this story.

Singersroom

Since 2005, Singersroom has been the voice of R&B around the world. Connect with us via social media below.

View all posts by Singersroom →