Alphonso Castro K. Bondzie, better known as MC Skibadee, was a British drum and bass MC and electronic music recording artist.
Mc Skibadee: Cause of Death
Skibadee, the award-winning jungle, and drum’n’bass MC have died at the age of 54, according to his family. The reason for death has yet to be revealed.
Skibadee, whose full name was Alfonso Bondzie, started his career in 1993 on City Sound Radio and was a part of the famed drum’n’bass group SASASAS in recent years.
“Hello everyone, as Alphonso’s first-born, I sadly come with some sad news to say that Skibadee has died away,” his family wrote in a statement on Sunday. We ask for some privacy as a family, but may he rest in peace.”
Skibadee, who was born in Waterloo, south London, has performed all across the United Kingdom. From 2000 onwards, he was known for his collaborations with fellow jungle and drum’n’bass MC Shabba D. Skibadee received a number of MC awards as well as the Stevie Hyper D Lifetime Achievement Award.
Lisa Maffia, a former member of the So Solid Crew, was one of the performers that paid tribute. “Not sure what to say!” she tweeted beside a photo of MC Skibadee. Another pioneer has passed away! My thoughts and prayers are with your lovely daughters, family, and friends. @therealskibagram is the king of DnB. I’m sorry for the bad news. Sir, may you rest in peace #skiba #RIP.”
“I can’t believe I’m writing this,” Fresh, a drum’n’bass DJ and producer, posted on Twitter. MC Skibadee, RIP @TheRealSkibz. “No one will ever be able to match his contribution to drum’n’bass.” He was first and foremost a wonderful person with whom I always enjoyed spending time. Goodbye, old buddy; your memory will live on forever in our hearts.”
DJ Flight wrote: “RIP Skibadee, an icon of jungle D&B who inspired countless MCs in many genres. Really awful news, love & condolences to his family & close friends.”
Mc Skibadee Age, Family and Early Life
Mc Skibadee’s real name was Alphonso Castro K. Bondzie. Skibadee was 54 y eta old and was born on February 1st, 1975. He was from Water Loo, London, England. He was of English Nationality.
Talking about the family of Mc Skibadee, no data on his parent’s identity is available. We will update in case of any data is acquired.
Which school and college did he go to?
Most probably he must have completed his education in his hometown. But the exact fact of his education has not been published yet.
Mc Skibadee Net Worth, How much does he earn?
With his successful career, the artist was estimated to have a total net worth of more than $3 million.
Mc Skibadee was well-known for his extraordinary skills and abilities.
Mc Skibadee Wife, What about his relationship?
Miss Gizz was MC Skibadee’s wife.
In 2014, the rapper published a photo of his wife on Facebook with the message, “Not working tonight.” At the very least, I get to spend it with Miss Gizz, my wife. Don, have a wonderful Valentine’s Day.”
However, the rapper has not provided any new information regarding her, therefore Miss Gizz’s whereabouts are unknown. He seems to have a daughter as well.
Currently, Mc Skibadee’s Instagram says he’s dating Cherry Leon and has a daughter with her.
Mc Skibadee career, What was his profession?
Skibadee began his career on City Sound Radio in 1993, and by early 1995, he was a regular at events such as Thunder & Joy, Johnson & Johnsons, Spirit of the Jungle, Ballroom Dance at the Blackpool Tower, and his regular spot on City Sound Radio on the Live & Direct show alongside Djs Pro-D and Cyrus. Skibadee was a resident DJ for Kool FM, Fever, T & J, Malachite, Electrybe, NJC, Designer label Ball, and Innersense at the end of 1995.
In late 1997, Skibadee and MC Det started a new project called 2Xfreestyle, which entailed layering a Drum and Bass tempo over a Hip-Hop beat, resulting in a “double time” sound. He would frequently execute this style with Stevie Hyper D, the style’s creator.
The track ‘Inside Me’ and its accompanying video became a hit, and it was featured on MTV and The Box. Skibadee won the first of three Knowledge Awards for best MC in 1999, as well as three Accelerated Culture Awards. Skibadee has been collaborating with MC Shabba D, often known as ‘Shabba D’ or ‘Shabba,’ since 2000, resulting in the Drum and Bass duo S.A.S, Skiba, and Shabba.
He earned the 1Xtra award for best MC in 2006, and the Southwest Drum n Bass award for best MC in 2007. Skibadee won best Lyrical MC and best Hype MC in the national Drum and Bass awards in 2008 and 2009, and he won the best Crowd Hyper MC for the third year in a row in 2010 as well as the Stevie Hyper D Lifetime Achievement Award. He was named best MC at the Drum & Bass Arena Awards in 2010.
Is Mc Skibadee available on any social media platforms?
Mc Skibadee was quite an active person on his social media. He was on Instagram with 80.8K +followers as @therealskibagram.
As for his Twitter handle, he was verified on Twitter with 34.4+K followers as @TheRealSkibz.
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