M-Bone, a member of the rap group Cali Swag District whose Teach Me How To Dougie went viral last year, was shot in a drive by shooting. His real name was Mante Ray Talbert and he was only 22 years old. Reports are that he was shot alone in his car outside a liquor store on the way home from a recording session. It appears it was a random act of violence.
Police said: Another car pulled alongside, gunshots were fired, and the victim was struck twice in the head He later died in hospital.
Band member C-Smoove said: I can’t experience it. It just hurts. He was the life of the group. He made us laugh. He was the energy.