Founding member of rap’s wildest group’s Onyx, Big DS has lost his battle with cancer on May 22nd. Originally consisting of Big DS, Fredro Starr, Sticky Fingaz and Sonee Seeza the group jumped on the scene with their platinum album “Bacdafucp”. Bacdafucp” produced such hits as “Shiftee”, “Slam” and “Throw Ya Gunz”. The group became well known for their hyped up rhyming style. After releasing the first album Big DS was said to have decided to leave the group to pursue a solo career that never came to be.

Fredro Starr who also went by the name Firestarr will be releasing his second solo album “Don’t Get Mad, Get Money on May 20th and Sticky Fingaz recently released his second album “Decade” in April and stars on UPN’s hit television show “Platinum”. As a group the three remaining members will release “Triggernometry: The Study of Guns”, on October 31st.