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Party Arty

Party Arty, Affiliate Of D.I.T.C.

Party Arty, a Bronx native, was a close affiliate of the legendary New York rap unit D.I.T.C., or the Diggin’ In The Crates crew. In his short but relatively successful career, Arty was featured on several D.I.T.C. releases and went on to work with hip-hop legends like Lord Finesse, Madlib, DJ Premier and was even featured on a song with Jay-Z and Big L. Arty passed away at the age of 31 on the afternoon of December 4th, 2008, due to undisclosed health complications.

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  • Cocaine Howie

    Surprised Freddie E. wasn’t on this list too

  • Dana Sterling

    blood sacrifices

  • World’s Champion

    r.i.p lil snupe, real talk i was just looking at his instagram and thinking he was moving to fast, syrup , too much trees that something wild my heart goes out to his family!

  • Doug Linares

    #LongLiveSteelo forever missed by our generation. i will truly miss him and wont stop playing his music.

  • Steez

    What about Billboard who was associated with Game, dude went hard. Also Mausberg, who was affiliated with Dj Quik.

  • Mike Chong

    It’s all the illuminati merking niggaz who refuse to sell their soul for fame (cuz they earn it and are seen as a threat).

  • Qavious PhattHeadd Dixon

    R.I.P LiL Snupe

  • AZ40

    I didn’t even believe that Party Arty died when I first heard it, and the kid Steez just made me really sad since I had been dealing with my own issues and dark thoughts, shit kinda blew my mind cuz he never really had a chance to get started at his rap career, really wanted to hear more

  • Tez

    I an old hip hop head from Detroit, MI & currently a partner in an accounting firm. We’ve been dealing w/tragedies like this for decades. DJ Scott La Rock was shot & killed from Boogie Down Productions who was KRS One’s homey. Young brothas, it’s easy to pull a trigger but much harder to talk through issues. Man up, TALK.

  • JBX3

    No Lil Phat? Trill Fam..Trill Ent… Free Boosie

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  • New Jack Stacks

    No Lil Phat?

  • corleonee

    better not mention dunkin name unless you talkin tim. rip dunk. lights onnnn