Is rapper Too Short dead?

Word in media rumors is that rapper Todd Anthony Shaw, known by his rap moniker ‘Too Short’ aka Short Dog has dead this week. This rumor has sadden the hip hop world and fans alike in lieu of the recent passing of another hip hop legend, Heavy D and an heart attacked suffered by EPMD’s very own Erick Sermon, which is also a friend of Short.

However, it was only a RUMOR and we’re thankful to know that the Short Dog is alive and well.

Hopping on Twitter, Short alerted fans of his alive and healthy status.

“Stop calling my phone. I’m not dead. Been in the lab working on my 19th album #NoTrespassing in stores Feb 2012,” he tweeted November 22nd.

“Are U serious? How did they say I died this time? And when did wikipidia & twitter become reliable news sources???” (Too Short’s Twitter)