It has been confirmed by DJ Paul and Da Mafia 6ix publicist Dove Clark that Three 6 Mafia's Lord Infamous has passed away aged 40.

"He did pass away at his mothers house last night in Memphis," Clark confirmed to HipHopDX. "The cause of death is unknown. We're actually trying to figure out how he died and that is all the information we currently have."

Lord Infamous was a founding member of Three 6 Mafia.