Sugarhill Gang's Member Big Bank Hank Dies of Cancer

November 12, 2014 2:16 AM

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Henry "Big Bank Hank" Jackson, a member of Sugarhill Gang who is also known as Imp the Dimp, died on Tuesday, November 11 at around 2:00 A.M. at the age of 57, TMZ reported. The band's manager David Mallie told FOX411 that the rapper died from kidney complications due to cancer.

Fellow member Michael "Wonder Mike" Wright and Guy "Master Gee" O'Brien expressed their condolences in a statement released on Tuesday, "So sad to hear of our brother's passing. The three of us created musical history together with the release of 'Rapper's Delight.' We will always remember traveling...

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