Jasmine Dumile, the wife of the iconic masked rapper MF DOOM, revealed today the shocking news that her husband died on October 31. Musicians and artists who loved the rapper are offering their tributes on social media. “All u ever needed in hip-hop was this record,” Flying Lotus tweeted, referring to Madvillainy. “Sorted. Done. Give it to the fucking aliens.”
JPEGMAFIA tweeted, “Rest in Peace to a true pioneer.” He also wrote, “I wanted to be like DOOM ALLCAPSNOSPACES. A Black weirdo I could look up to.”
Below, find tributes from Q-Tip, Tyler, the Creator, Questlove, Jay Electronica, El-P, Playboi Carti, Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats, Westside Gunn, and many others.