Tame One, a popular rapper, died on November 5, 2022, at the age of 52. Rah Digga, a hip-hop celebrity, announced the rapper’s death on Instagram. Digga said in the post that the rapper was a “Jersey legend” and included the hashtag #LegendsNeverDie.
Tame’s mother, Darlene Brown Harris, also published a Facebook post regarding her son’s death, according to several reports. Although Harris alluded to One’s cause of death, the precise reason has yet to be confirmed.
Tame One was a well-known hip-hop artist.
Tame One, who was born on March 20, 1970, was a graffiti artist and supporter. During the early 1990s, he was a member of the rap group Artifacts. Tame One and El Da Sensei rose to prominence in 1994 with their graffiti-inspired debut, Between a Rock and a Hard Place. That’s Them, their second album, was released in 1997. Tame did not release any albums or singles for some years after their separation in the late 1990s.
He collaborated with the Boom Skwad group and separately released 12 tracks. In late 2001, he partnered with former Rawkus Records signees the High & Mighty and signed with Eastern Conference Records. The rapper, also known as Tamer Drizzle, rose to prominence in the New York rap business. He has also worked with musicians from the Eastern Conference and the Definitive Jux camp.
Tame One, born Rahem Brown, was a member of the Weatherman, an underground band founded by Cage and El-P in 2002. When Rappers Attack was his debut album, followed by an EP. In 2005 and 2006, he released his next two albums, O.G. Bobby Johnson and Slow Suicide Stimulus. In July 2009, he released a music video for his song Anxiety Attacks. He was subsequently introduced to Staten Island rapper Dro Pesci and producer Nick Jackelson, with whom he made The Revolution, an album that has yet to be published.
Twitter users pay tribute
Tame One rose to prominence in the music business in recent years as a result of his popular tracks and albums. When word of his death spread, Twitter was inundated with tributes. Tame never revealed anything regarding his private life. All that was known about him was that he was Redman’s cousin. Redman, real name Reginald Noble, is a well-known rapper, DR, record producer, and actor.
We’ve lost 2 beautiful souls from the Hip Hop community.
May God comfort the families & loved ones of Tame One & Hurricane G
— Q-UNIQUE (@quniquemusic) November 7, 2022
I loved this Artifacts joint so much back in the day. Still do now. Absolute hip hop classic.
RIP Tame One pic.twitter.com/IaUindKrsQ
— DJ Big Jacks (@BigJacks) November 7, 2022