The Truth About How Heavy D & The Boyz Member Actually Died
Wow, after all these years most of us here at WRWR thought that Heavy-D’s dancer fell of a stage while performing, but that’s not what happened. It has been over 25 years since that happened, and the folks over at XXL, and writer Anslem Samuel did a great interview with the other members of the group about what actually happened to hip-hop dance pioneer Troy “Trouble T-Roy” Dixon. It was a freak accident while on tour in Indianapolis. He was only 22 years old when he died.
And if you didn’t know, back in the day, Pete Rock & CL Smooth recorded a tribute to T-Roy with the song, “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.).” Yep, his name was the inspiration for that song…so cool! Check out what happened as told by Eddie F, former member of Heavy D & The Boyz.