No Limit Records recording artist Mr. Magic and his wife reportedly died in a car accident last night in Mississippi. The silver lining? Magic's daughter reportedly survived the wreck.
Silkk The Shocker sent the following tweet out confirming the news today:
Prayers goes to the Family and Friends of Mr. Magic. him and Wife died in a car accident last night..
— Silkk The Shocker (@SilkkTheShocker) March 2, 2013
The Ninth-Ward New Orleans rapper released four solo albums; the first three of them on No Limit, and the final one, On My Own, on Koch Records. His debut album, Sky's the Limit, drew some national attention, landing at #15 on the Billboard 200 when it was released in 1998.
He was also known as one-third of the Body Head Bangerz, alongside fellow No Limit alumnus Choppa and rapper/boxer Roy Jones, Jr. Condolences to Magic and his family.
Check out this interview Magic did with with formal No Limit label mate Mac and New Orleans radio personality Wild Wayne.