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Dwight Arrington Myers (May 24, 1967 - November 8, 2011), better known by his stage name Heavy D, was a Jamaican-American rap musician. He was born in Mandeville, Jamaica and raised in Mount Vernon, New York, United States. He began rapping in the late 1980s. His hip hop group, Heavy D and the Boys, were affiliated with East Coast rap music.

He died in Los Angeles, California from a pulmonary embolism as a result of diabetes.

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