NKOTB Mourn the Death of Hip-Hop Legend Biz Markie

Biz Markie, well-known for his song “Just a Friend,” died today after a long battle with diabetes at age 57.

In 2015, during “The Main Event” tour, Biz Markie joined the New Kids On The Block on stage, first in DC and then at the Madison Square Garden.

Here’s how the New Kids On The Block recalled today their friendship and expressed their condolences.

Donnie Wahlberg wrote a candid letter on Instagram.

Jonathan Knight joined the New Kids On The Block post on Twitter.

Danny Wood expressed his condolences both on Twitter and Instagram, with a collage with beautiful moments he shared with Biz Markie.