Hip-hop legend, Craig Mack has passed away at the age of 46. He is survived by his wife, Roxanne and his two kids. On Monday, March 13, 2018, Mack died of heart failure.
Craig Mack Net Worth As Of 2018: $550,000
Craig Mack’s $550,000 net worth was earned through his career as a rapper. He rose to fame in the 1990s and worked with Diddy to build a strong foundation for Bad Boy Entertainment.
The following pic shows Craig with his mother and his wife, Roxanne.
Craig and Roxanne got married in 1995. Mack is also survived by his two children who are both adults.
Craig Mack Was One Of Diddy’s First Artists
Mack played a major role in Diddy’s success thanks to his 1994 hit “Flava In Ya Ear.” After Diddy was fired from Uptown Records, he launched Bad Boy Entertainment. He took The Notorious B.I.G. with him to Bad Boy and Craig Mack was one of the first artists he signed.
In the Instagram post below, Funkmaster Flex sends Craig Mack some love. Mack is with Biggie in the pic and in the caption, Flex mentions Alvin Toney, the producer of Mack’s 1994 album Project: Funk da World and his remix to Get Down.
The following video features audio from Craig, Biggie and Diddy performing at a 1995 show in London:
Listen to Mack’s classic “Flava In Ya Ear”:
Craig Mack Declined To Appear On The Bad Boy Reunion Tour Because Of His Religious Beliefs
DJ Scratch shared the following post, explaining that Mack recently reached out to him regarding a documentary about his life. Mack was one of the only former Bad Boy artists who we didn’t see on the Bad Boy Reunion Tour. He declined to appear on the tour because of his religious beliefs.
In Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story we see members of Bad Boy trying to convince Mack to join them for the tour but Mack refuses.
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