Rapper Tone Loc Collapses In Florida
May 29, 2009 at 2:49 PM (PT)
TONE LOC, one of the few, early crossover rap artists, collapsed with a seizure during an outdoor concert at THE CAPT’N FUN BEACH CLUB in FLORIDA early this morning (FRIDAY MAY 29th). Born ANTHONY SMITH, he suffered the seizure brought on by a combination of heat and humidity.
During his performance, he made several references to the heat. He was rushed to a nearly hospital and treated.
This is the second seizure LOC has had. The first one occurred in CHARLOTTE in JANUARY of last year. TONE LOC is best known for his two crossover rap singles, “WILD THING” and “FUNKY COLD MEDINA.
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