Lee “Q” O’Denat, the founder of the popular website WorldStarHipHiphas died at the age of 43.
TMZ reports that O’Denat passed away in his sleep Monday, January 23. The immediate cause of death is unknown, although a source told the website they believed it was from a heart attack. An autopsy has been scheduled for later today.
WSHH was founded in 2005. It quickly caught on and became known for posting street oriented content ranging from fights to music videos. According to Alexa, the site averages over 1.1 million unique visitors a day. It ranks 553rd in the United States in site traffic and in the top 1900worldwide.
Our condolences go out to O’Denat’s family and friends.