Hovain Hylton, Hip-Hop Manager & Cinematic Music Group Exec, Dies

Hovain Hylton

Hovain Hylton

Rowmel Findley *

Jonathan “Hovain” Hylton, that was lately recognized as one of Billboard‘s 2022 R&B/Hip-Hop Power Players, has actually passed away.

“It is with deep regret that we message to all family, friends and colleagues that Jonathan ‘Hovain’ Hylton passed away while at his home on Friday, November 25. He was a beloved and devoted father, husband, son, brother and a proud Brooklyn representative,” read a statement published Saturday (Nov 26) on Hylton’s validated social media sites accounts.

The declaration proceeded,“We’d like to thank all of his close friends for all of the love and support that you have shown during this difficult time. We ask that you all continue to keep his family in your prayers and respect their privacy at this time.”

A reason of fatality has actually not been divulged.

On Friday early morning, Hylton had last tweeted, “Good morning and thank GOD for another day,” a message he had actually been producing right into the globe daily.

Hylton, a Brooklyn local that was a vp at Cinematic Music Group, was called along with owner Jonnyshipes on this year’s R&B/Hip-Hop Power Players checklist.

Throughout his profession Hylton helmed tasks for popular New York rap artists consisting of Cam’ ron, Styles P and also Lloyd Banks, and also along with Jonnyshipes at Cinematic Music Group collaborated with musicians consisting of T-Pain and also Flipp Dinero.

Hylton was likewise a teacher at Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn, where he instructed “The Business of Music,” an eight-week program offering trainees comprehensive expertise on posting bargains, organization settings required for a musician’s success and also even more.

“It’s an amazing opportunity to come from where I come from and to be asked to teach at such a fine institute,” Hylton told Billboard in 2021, when the program released. “To share my love for music with the young minds who are looking to learn [will be a great experience].”

The songs area grieved the fatality of Hylton onSaturday

“Maaannnn we lost my brother in drip @hovain love you brother you always showed nothing but love and positivity. My condolences to your family,” Fat Joe composedon Instagram “Till we meet again RIP.”

“Damn Hov … Rest Up … Appreciate your expertise & & your favorable power … May God Bless your household with tranquility. Love & & Light from my household to your own. Long Live Hovain,’ T.I. composed on Twitter.

“Hovain had just hit me up about doing some music with lloyd banks,” Hit-Boy tweeted “God bless his family.”

Source: billboard.com


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