Official Tribute Event For Rapper Guru Announced For July 18th

The family of legendary rapper Guru has officially announced plans to honor the late Gang Starr founder, who passed away from cancer on April 19th, 2010.

Representatives for The Elam Family said that a memorial for close friends, family members, close friends and invited guests will take place University of Massachusetts-Boston campus.

The Elam Family also announced the launch of an official Guru tribute website,

Additionally, an official concert tribute will be held in the near future.

The memorial service for Guru will take place on July 18th, just one day after the rapper’s birthday.

“The Elam family remains eternally grateful for the overwhelming expressions of care and love from fans worldwide,” a rep for the family said.