Back in 2011, the world found out about the death of Heavy D due to pneumonia. A week prior to his death, the BET's Hip Hop Awards aired and Heavy D made an appearance by performing some of songs. That was the first time he was on stage in 15 years! It was a great moment to see him almost making a comeback. He was known for his group, Heavy D & The Boyz, as well as rapping the theme intro for the show, "In Living Color." The day before he died he posted his last tweet saying, "Be Inspired," showing that people can live their dream.
He will always be remembered as the overweight lover. R.I.P Heavy D.