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|Birth name||Malik Isaac Taylor|
|Also known as||Five Foot Assassin
|Born||November 20, 1970|
|Origin||St. Albans, Queens, New York, U.S.|
|Died||March 22, 2016(aged 45)|
Groove Attack Records
|Associated acts||A Tribe Called Quest
De La Soul
Supa Dave West
He was a member of the group A Tribe Called Quest with high school classmates Q-Tip and Ali Shaheed Muhammad (and for a short time Jarobi White). He was also known as the "Five Foot Assassin" and "The Five Footer", because he stood at 5 feet 3 inches (1.60 m).
Taylor died on March 22, 2016 due to complications of diabetes at the age of 45.
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