Freaky Tah

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Freaky Tah
Freaky Tah.jpg
Background information
Birth name Raymond Rogers
Born (1971-05-14)May 14, 1971
South Jamaica, Queens, New York, U.S.
Died March 28, 1999(1999-03-28) (aged 27)
Queens, New York, U.S.
Genres Hip hop
Occupations Rapper
Years active 1994–1999
Labels Universal Records
Associated acts The Lost Boyz

Raymond Rogers (May 14, 1971 – March 28, 1999),[1] better known as Freaky Tah, was an MC, hype man and promoter. Freaky Tah was a member of a hip hop group called the Lost Boyz, together with Mr. Cheeks, DJ Spigg Nice, and Pretty Lou.[2][3]

Death[edit]

On the night of March 28, 1999, on his way to a friend's birthday party, Freaky Tah was shot in the back of his head while he was going towards the exit of Sheraton Hotel in Queens, New York. He was pronounced dead at the nearby Jamaica Hospital.[4] The getaway driver, Raheem Fletcher, was sentenced to 7 years in prison. It was also revealed that a man named Kelvin Jones was the killer.[5] Jones pleaded guilty to murder.[6] Freaky Tah was 27 at the time of his death, and is consequently a member of the infamous 27 Club.

Discography[edit]

With The Lost Boyz[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
US US R&B
Legal Drug Money
  • Released: June 4, 1996
  • Label: Uptown
  • Format: CD, cassette, digital download, LP
6 1
Love, Peace & Nappiness
  • Released: June 17, 1997
  • Label: Uptown
  • Format: CD, cassette, digital download, LP
9 2
  • RIAA: Gold[7]
LB IV Life
  • Released: September 28, 1999
  • Label: Uptown
  • Format: CD, cassette, digital download, LP
32 8

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