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Eric "Eazy-E" Wright
Birth: Sep. 7, 1963
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1995
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

American Rapper, Songwriter. Born Eric Lynn Wright, he was better known by his stage name Eazy-E, who performed solo and in the hip-hop group N.W.A. After dropping out of high school in the tenth grade, he supported himself primarily by selling drugs. In 1983, he co-founded the record company, Ruthless Records, whose artists went on to include Dr. Dre and Ice Cube. The trio formed N.W.A. along with DJ Yella, MC Ren and Arabian Night and 1987 released "N.W.A. and the Posse". In 1988, Wright released his solo debut album, "Eazy-Duz-It" prior to the release that same year of N.W.A.'s controversial album, "Straight Outta Compton". The group went on to release two more albums before they disbanded in 1991 and Eazy E went on to release 3 more solo albums from 1992 through 1995. In February of 1995, Wright, who is often referred to as "The Godfather of Gangsta Rap", was admitted into a Los Angeles hospital with what was believed to be asthma, but was instead diagnosed with full-blown AIDS and died almost one month later. Since his passing, two more albums were released and several books and video biographies have been written and produced about him, including 2002's 'The Day Eazy-E Died'. (bio by: Louis du Mort) 

Cause of death: Complications of AIDS 
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We Loved Him A Lot
But God Loved Him More
Rose Hills Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Lupine Lawn, Section 2, Lot 3113, Grave 3 (via Entrance Gate 1)
GPS (lat/lon): 34.01797, -118.02559
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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happy birthday hubby I miss u so much I wish I can feel your touch baby u will always be in my heart u and me will never be apart I know I all ready told u this u will always be miss Iam serious my love above
- Dajah Wright
 Added: Sep. 7, 2017

- Janis Coleman
 Added: Sep. 7, 2017

- Marvin Leon Green Sr.
 Added: Sep. 7, 2017
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