BIZ MARKIE: Hospitalized

BIZ MARKIE: Hospitalized

Biz Markie is in the hospital, fighting for his life.

TMZ reports that the legendary rapper and beatboxer has been in a Maryland hospital for weeks now as he deals with complications related to Type 2 diabetes. Biz’s team says he is “receiving the best care from an amazing team of medical professionals and we remain positive about the outcome.”

Biz was diagnosed with diabetes in 2010 and in the years since, has made some improvements to his lifestyle.

Hot Takes:

  • We can’t afford to lose another legend. Sending positive vibes to big Biz.
  • Power through, Biz.
  • Nobody beats the Biz.
  • Just another reminder that we need to make sure we give people their flowers while they’re here.