Rick James, the famous funk rocker, passed away August 6, 2004, of natural causes. James struggled with cocaine addiction in his younger years, as well as numerous run-ins with the law.
Rick James Dave Chappelle: Comedy Gold
James recently saw a surge in his popularity due to several skits involving him on Dave Chappelle‘s “Chappelle’s Show.”
RIP Rick James
Rick James: actor, singer, icon, is survived by three children. His contributions to music, fashion and Chappelle’s Show will be missed.