A rumor of Biz Markie’s passing away started trending on twitter early July 1st. The family said the rumor is not true.
Biz Markie’s Family Official Statment:
The news of Biz Markie’s passing is not true. Biz is still under medical care, surrounded by professionals who are working hard to provide the best healthcare possible. Biz’s wife and family are touched by the outpouring of love and admiration from his friends, peers and fans alike. At this time, we ask for your continued thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Official Statement From Biz Markie’s Family pic.twitter.com/H7y9kGd8om
— BallerAlert (@balleralert) July 1, 2021