Lord Superb has apparently handed away. DJ Premier, Roc Marciano and Lord Jamar are three of the numerous who took to social media to mourn the passing of the previous Wu-Tang Clan affiliate. The tweets beginning pouring in on Tuesday (October 9).
Lord Jamar wrote a heartfelt tribute in an Instagram put up.
“Rest In Power to my child bro Jamel Bibbs p.okay.a. LORD SUPERB,” he wrote. “I’m saddened by his passing, as a result of I watched this gifted younger soul develop up from the age of 16, however due to poor decisions he by no means really lived as much as his POTENTIAL…PERB was one of many illest/hoodest/funniest/knowledgable people I’ve ever met.
“It’s a disgrace the world has by no means heard his BEST MATERIAL, which was recorded with me at 560 State St. in Brooklyn throughout the mid 90’s. I like u Perb, & u will likely be missed.”
The Far Rockaway, Queens native was a former member of Raekwon’s American Cream Team however has been estranged from the crew for over a decade. Superb claimed to have “ghostwritten” Ghostface Killah’s complete 2000 solo album Supreme Clientele, one thing Ghostface adamantly denied.
“That’s simply nonsense,” he stated in a 2007 interview. “I nonetheless put mad shit out. ‘Perb [Superb] is Rae’s [Raekwon] man. He been within the studio a couple of instances whereas we’re doing shit. He ain’t write shit. All ‘Perb contributed was a few traces that you would put within the air.
“Even if he did write a verse, he may by no means make an album of mine. He couldn’t make an album, you are feeling me? I made Supreme Clientele what it’s. Those are my tales, based mostly round what they’re based mostly upon. It’s me. I can’t see what songs ‘Perb wrote.”
Despite Ghostface’s feedback, Superb was a featured visitor on Supreme Clientele on the cuts “We Made It” and “Ghost Deini.”
At this time, no explanation for demise has been confirmed. He was 41.
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