Prodigy, of Mobb Deep, passed away from sickle cell anemia complications last week, and the hip-hop community was heartbroken over the loss. Now NYC is opening the funeral to the public this Thursday, June 29.

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This opportunity for the public to show their appreciation to one of the legends of hip-hop is great moment for the culture.

An open visitation will occur from 2-5pm at The Funeral Chapel in Manhattan.

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