The artist, born Keith Elam, died on Monday April 19. He was 43 years old. MixMatters sends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Keith "Guru" Elam.
...has apparently been awakened from his medically-induced coma. Yesterday he issued a statement saying, "I am doing fine and I am recovering! I'm weak though. I appreciate your well wishes and all the love!" MixMatters wishes Guru a quick recovery.
after suffering a massive heart attack over the weekend. Sources close to Guru said he is doing "fine" and should make a full recovery, despite rumors on the Internet that the 43-year-old artist had died. We'll keep you updated.
While details are still sketchy, Guru apparently suffered the heart attack in New York City and is in serious condition. Questlove of The Roots said via twitter, "So Primo confirmed on Sirius radio that Guru had heart attack and is in a coma and will undergo surgery tomorrow." Keep checking ba... [more]