"Teach Me How to Dougie" Rapper M-Bone Murdered

Entertainment May. 16, 2011 AT 12:56PM
"Teach Me How to Dougie" Rapper M-Bone Murdered Credit: Maury Phillips/WireImage

Rapper M-Bone (from the rap group Cali Swag District) has died, TMZ reports.

The 22-year-old rapper (real name: Montae Talbert) was next to his car in front of an Inglewood, Calif. liquor store at 11:32 p.m. Sunday night when a drive-by shooter took aim.

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"My life changed drastically in the blink of an eye," his bandmate, C-Smoove, tweeted after M-Bone's death.

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"RIP to the homie M-bone from Cali Swag; your family is in my prayers," fellow rapper Twista wrote. "You got the whole world doing a dance -- that's what you call a legacy."

According to TMZ, the musician was taken to the local hospital where he was pronounced dead; Inglewood authorities are currently investigating the drive-by shooting.

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