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Rap Singer Nate Dogg Dies at 41

Nathaniel “” Hale has passed. The -singer who recorded on many hit and R&B records in the 90s had suffered two dibiliating strokes that left him paralyzed over the last few years and was dealing with deteriorating health. He was 41. There is no exact at .

Nate Dogg was a four-time Grammy nominee and a major in the West G-Funk sound, contributing memorable and chart-topping hooks to hits spanning the past two decades, starting with his heavy featuring on Dr. Dre‘s The Chronic. He went on to add his smooth, laid-back sound to Warren G‘s “Regulate,” Dre and Snoop Dogg‘s “The Episode,” Ludacris‘ “Area Codes” and Eminem‘s “Shake That.” His most recent , Nate Dogg, was released in 2008.

CEO of RF Focus, Radio and Music Industry Veteran. Radio DJ, Programmer, Musician and Voice Talent. Graduated from Performing Arts in Buffalo, N.Y. and worked at the legendary KKBT (92.3 The Beat) during its nationwide heyday in the early 90s. Also worked for Stevie Wonder at KJLH.