'Kris Kross', was a rap duo of the 1990s comprising Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly and Chris "Daddy Mac" Smith. The duo are best known for their hit 1992 song "Jump", which was no.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for eight weeks and was certified double platinum as a single.
Earlier this evening, Chris Kelly, 34, who was known as "Mac Daddy, was found unresponsive at his Atlanta home. He was transported to Atlanta Medical Center & pronounced dead. Chris Kelly, one-half of the 1990's rap duo Kris Kross, died Wednesday of an apparent drug overdose. #RIP Only 13 yrs old in 1991 when discovered by music producer & rapper Jermaine Dupri in Atlanta. Dupri's label, So So Def, signed the boys.