By Shawn Breedloveactor who faced Eminem in a rap battle in the film ‘8 miles’ (2002), died at the age of 46 from unknown causes while sleeping at his home in New Jersey (United States).
His mother was the one who confirmed the death through a message on Facebook: “Nashawn’s departure from this world has left an immense void in my life, one that words cannot fully express. I cannot put into words the pain and hurt I feel. It wasn’t just my son; “He was an extraordinary man whose character and strength inspired everyone who crossed his path,” he said.
Several rappers Mickey Factz has remembered Breedlove as “one of the few who beat Eminem“, due to his role in the legendary ‘8 Millas’, which won the Oscar for Best Original Song for ‘Lose Yourself’ of played by the protagonist.
Breedlove previously appeared in the world of cinema with his contribution to the soundtrack of ‘The Wash’, a comedy film released in 2001 and starring the legendary rappers Dr. Dre y Snoop Dogg.