- Name: Craig Mack
- Age at Death: 46 years old
- Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net Worth: US $500 Thousand
- Status: Deceased
Craig Mack was an American rapper. He rose to stardom with the 1994 hit single “Flava In Ya Ear”, produced by Easy Mo Bee. His discography include Project: Funk da World (1994), Operation: Get Down (1997) and The Mack World Sessions (2017). He worked with labels such as Bad Boy Records and Scotti Brothers Records. Craig Jamieson Mack was born on May 10, 1971, in North Trenton, New Jersey. He started out in the 1980s under the moniker MC EZ.
Mack dropped his first single “Just Rhymin'” as a teenager. He was featured on a 1992 remix of “You Don’t Have to Worry” alongside Mary J. Blige. His performance earned him a recording contract with Puff Daddy‘s Bad Boy Entertainment label. Mack’s debut studio album, Project: Funk da World, was released in September 1994 by Bad Boy and Arista Records. The album charted at #21 on the Billboard 200 and #6 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. It was led by the singles “Flava In Ya Ear”, “Get Down” and “Making Moves With Puff” featuring Puff Daddy. The single “Flava In Ya Ear” peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was nominated for a Grammy Award for best rap solo performance. An official remix featuring The Notorious B.I.G., LL Cool J, Rampage and Busta Rhymes followed. The accompanying music video has been viewed more than 15 million times on YouTube.
Mack’s second full-length project, Operation: Get Down, arrived in June 1997. It was released on the labels Street Life, and Scotti Brothers Records. While not as popular as his debut, the album received some positive reviews. It was supported by the singles “What I Need” and “Style”. Mack was featured on the single “Wooden Horse” for the soundtrack to What’s the Worst That Could Happen? (2001). He later appeared on Diddy’s We Invented the Remix (2002). His mixtape, Operation Why2K?, was released in late 2012. It was hosted by B-Eazy. Mack’s third and final album, The Mack World Sessions, was released in September 2017. It included songs like “Mack Come Thru”, “Hip Hip Life” and “Da New Street Language”. The album was recorded between 2000 and 2006.
Craig Mack died on March 12, 2018, at the age of 46. His reported cause of death was heart failure. He died at a hospital close to his residence in Walterboro, South Carolina. Mack had an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. He is survived by his wife and two children.
Craig Mack Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Craig Jamieson Mack
- Birthday: May 10, 1971
- Place of Birth: Trenton, New Jersey, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper
- Years Active: 1988-2018
- Net Worth & Salary: US $500 Thousand
- Death-O-Meter: Dead
- Died: March 12, 2018
- Cause of Death: Heart Failure
- Place of Death: Walterboro, South Carolina, U.S.