TMZ.com has reported that influential 90s Hip Hop star, Heavy D has died at the age of 44 years old. Reports say that Heavy D had just returned from shopping and walked up some stairs, and began having trouble breathing. Adam Mills, a friend of Heavy D’s was in that building then found him leaning against a railing clearly in distress. Adam told TMZ that he cradled Heavy D in his lap as others called 911. Adam said that Heavy D was conscious and said to him, “I can’t breathe, I can’t breathe.” TMZ reported that he was then rushed to the hospital and people in the hospital told TMZ that he died of a heart attack, but nothing has been confirmed yet. Police are now investigating his death, but there is no suspicion of foul play.