Andre Harrell Dies – The surprise news announcement was made by DJ D-Nice during his nightly set on Instagram, and numerous of the biggest names in the music industry, celebrities, and fans, and were all shocked to learn of the music mogul’s passing.
Sourced confirmed to AllHipHop News that Harrell died suddenly, but a cause of death was not immediately revealed. Andre Harrell Died on May 8, 2020.
Harrell founded Uptown Records in 1986 and is responsible for launching the careers of Mary J. Blige, Heavy D & The Boyz, Teddy Riley, Jodeci, and Diddy.
Reggie Hudlin wrote on Facebook,” Andre Harrell was a friend, a mentor and an innovator. He gave me one of my first big breaks. I still can’t believe it. #RIP” Rapper Swiss Beatz commented on Harrell’s final Instagram post writing, “Damn, King.”