Biz Markie and his legacy will live on forever and in a dope way too!
The late rapper is set to be memorialized with a street being named after him in his hometown of Long Island.
Tara Davis, Markie’s widow, announced on Wednesday that Patchogue will be dedicating a street to him on her Instagram account.
In the caption of the post, Davis wrote, “HONORARY STREET NAMING DEDICATION! In honor of the contributions Biz has achieved as an actor, beatboxer, DJ, and philanthropist, his hometown of Patchogue, Long Island will honor him with the renaming of South Street to Biz Markie Way!
The street naming will take place on Saturday, September 25th at 2 pm behind the 6th District Court.
We reported that Biz Markie passed away at the age of 57 due to complications from diabetes.