Funeral services are planned the week of May 13 in Atlanta for former Kris Kross rapper Chris Kelly, who was found dead in his home from a possible drug overdose.
Murray Brothers Funeral Home in Atlanta confirmed hat it would hold a public viewing for Kelly throughout the afternoon and evening on the day before the funeral at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church.
Kelly, known as “Mac Daddy,” and Chris Smith, known as “Daddy Mac,” made up the 1990s child rap duo Kris Kross known for wearing their clothes backward as they rhymed. Their song “Jump” became one of the decade’s most memorable songs. Kelly was 34. His mother told Fulton County police her son had become sick after using cocaine and heroin the night before he died.