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Chris Kelly of Kriss Kross dead at 34: reports

Chris Smith (left) and Chris Kelly (right) were the rap duo Kriss Kross MIRRORPIX/Courtesy Everett Collection (MPWA566131)

Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly of the ’90s rap duo Kriss Kross has died, The Associated Press reports.

Investigator Betty Honey of the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office said the 34-year-old was pronounced dead around 5 p.m. Wednesday at an Atlanta hospital.

There has been no word on cause of death.

Kriss Kross became popular with their 1992 smash hit “Jump” and for wearing their clothing backwards.

Kelly, along with Chris “Daddy Mac” Smith were reportedly planning to reunite this year.