MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Sad news in the music world. Rapper Shock G, also known as Humpty Dump has died.
The rapper, whose real name was Gregory Jacobs, passed away Thursday in Tampa.READ MORE: Business Owners In South Florida Say They're Struggling To Get Employees Back To Work
The cause of death is still under investigation.READ MORE: ‘Pretty Big Pay Package’: Broward School Board Negotiates $743K Exit Deal For Embattled Supt. Robert Runcie
Jacobs skyrocketed to fame with the group “Digital Underground.” Their hits included “The Humpty Dance” and “Doowutchyalike”
On Twitter, actress Viola Davis wrote, “Rest in peace Shock G. Thanks for the joy you gave me. Rest well.”MORE NEWS: Pembroke Pines PD: 15-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Dragged Under Minivan For 30 Feet
The rapper was 57.