Madvillain (MF DOOM and Madlib) ‘Madvillainy’ re-enters this week’s Billboard 200 at a new peak of #73 following MF DOOM’s passing. It previously peaked at number 179.
The British born rapper’s death was revealed on his social media accounts on Thursday, 31st December, 2020.
The cause of death has not been revealed so far. In a Statement issued by his wife Jasmine, she expressed how important figure was the rapper to their family.
“The greatest husband, father, teacher, student, business partner, lover and friend I could ever ask for,” the statement reads. “Thank you for all the things you have shown, taught and given to me, our children and our family. Thank you for teaching me how to forgive beings and give another chance, not to be so quick to judge and write off. Thank you for showing how not to be afraid to love and be the best person I could ever be. My world will never be the same without you. Words will never express what you and Malachi mean to me, I love both and adore you always. May THE ALL continue to bless you, our family and the planet.”