Dungeon Family Says Goodbye To Rico Wade


Earlier last week, it was revealed that beloved Atlanta hip-hop pioneer Rico Wade has passed away at the age of 52.  Rico Wade’s cause of death has not yet been revealed. As the community continues to mourn the loss of Wade, the Dungeon Family has issued a statement about his passing on the official Organized Noize Instagram account. “We are devastated by the news of the passing of our dear brother Rico Wade,” the collective’s statement begins. “The world has lost one of the most innovative architects in music, and we have lost an invaluable friend.”     View this post on Instagram           

A post shared by Organized Noize (@organizednoize)

“Rico was the cornerstone of Organized Noize and the Dungeon Family, and we will forever treasure his memory and the moments we shared, creating music as a united team,” they also write. “Our hearts weigh heavy with sorrow, and we kindly request privacy and empathy during this challenging period. Rico’s presence will always have a special spot in our hearts, and in the music we presented to the world.” 

No comments