Nov 07

Run-DMC Retired!

Unfortunately, but understandable and foreseeable, Run-DMC has officially retired.
During a press conference yesterday to raise financial support for Jays family Run explained that Run-DMC can’t be without Jay. He said “I can’t get out in front of my fans with a new DJ” and that there ist no “other way but to be the three original members” – so the two remaing members, Run and DMC, decided to retire.

Read more at:
Lee Bailey’s EUR/Electronic Urban Report
News at
Yahoo! Music News News

Nov 03

Funeral Service for Jay

The funeral service for JMJ will be held Tuesday (November 5) at the Allen A.M.E. Cathedral, 110-31 Merrick Blvd., Saint Albans, Queens from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

The wake will be held on Monday (November 4) at the Jay Foster- Phillips Funeral Home, 179-24 Linden Blvd., Saint Albans, Queens.
A private viewing for family and friends will be held from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A public viewing will be available from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Following the funeral services Tuesday, Mizell will be buried at the Fern Crest Cemetery located at 280 Secor Road, Hartsdale, New York.

Donations for the Mizell Children’s Fund can be mailed to:
Mizell Children’s Fund,
C/o Terri Corley-Mizell,
P.O. Box 3497, New Hyde Park, NY 11040.

Read more at:
Run-DMC News at Yahoo! Music
Run-DMC News at
Run-DMC News at Rolling Stone