One of Hip Hop’s most enigmatic MCs, DOOM (also known as MF Doom), took to social media on Monday (December 18) to announce some crushing news. According to his Facebook post, the Operation: Doomsday rapper’s 14-year-old son, King Malachi Ezekiel Dumile, has passed away.
“KING MALACHI EZEKIEL DUMILE 2/22/03 – 12/18/17,” he wrote. “THE GREATEST SON ONE COULD ASK FOR. SAFE JOURNEY AND MAY ALL OUR ANCESTORS GREET YOU WITH OPEN ARMS. ONE OF OUR GREATEST INSPIRATIONS. THANK YOU FOR ALLOWING US TO BE YOUR PARENTS. LOVE YOU MALI.”