Terrible news for the culture and beyond. Hip-Hop and media icon Ressie Osse — also known as Combat Jack — has passed away following a battle with colon cancer. Osse — who get his footing in the industry as a lawyer for Def Jam Records in the ’90’s — had announced that he was fighting it back in October.
Since the announcement, Hip-Hop and Combat Jack peers have responded via social media. RESPECT. sends out condolences to Osse’s family and friends. R.I.P. to a legend.