Big Pokey, a renowned rapper from Houston, passed away after collapsing during a performance.

During a performance at the Pour 09 Bar, footage captures 45-year-old Big Pokey beginning to gasp and then resuming his performance.

On Saturday, June 17, Houston rap legend Big Pokey passed away after passing out on stage.

while doing a performance at a bar in Beaumont. Video captures the 45-year-old rapper at the Pour 09 Bar beginning to gasp while performing, then collapsing to the floor.

After paramedics attempted CPR on Big, he was brought to a hospital.

According to the authorities, he passed away shortly after collapsing. His cause of death has not yet been made public.

Big went on to release a number of albums and work with other artists. 'Sensei,' his most recent album, was released in 2021.

After the news of Big's passing spread, condolences flooded in. Bun B, a different rapper, posted on Instagram.

His loyal fans, friends, and family all adored him. We will provide details on his memorial service and how the public can pay their respects in the following days.

In the midst of all this, we ask that you respect his family's privacy.