By Donovan Harrell, Times Staff Writer
Craig Mack, the late former rapper on Diddy’s Bad Boy Entertainment label, was an early supporter of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Music video for Mack’s most popular song, “Flava in Ya Ear,” shows Mack sporting a a jersey for the team. The video was released in 1994, two years after the team hit the ice for the first time.
Mack, a Long Island, New York, native, died in his South Carolina home Monday of natural causes. He was 47.
Information from the Associated Press was used in this report