Another rapper gone, Nate Dogg dead at 41

Nate Dogg Dead

Hip-hop star Nate Dogg passed away last night (March 15) in Long Beach, California, the Long Beach Press-Telegram reports. He was 41.

No cause of death has been confirmed. However, the rapper, whose real name was Nathaniel Dwayne Hale, had suffered two strokes, one in 2007 and another in 2008.

Snoop Dogg, Nate’s friend and collaborator, tweeted: “RIP NATE DOGG… all doggs go to heaven…I miss u cuzz I am so sad but so happy I got to grow up wit u and I will c u again n heaven.”