Garage Star Receives Moving Rap Send-Off At His Funeral

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Relatives and friends of MC Sparks broke into an impromptu rap of one of his songs during his funeral last week.

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The news of the MC's death was announced by Flex FM, the online radio station he worked at, last month.

MC Sparks, real name Sean Jones, was best known for the Teebone-produced 2000 track "Fly Bi" with MC Kie.

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During the day of the funeral, MC Kie tweeted about the amazing send-off his friend received.

Today is the funeral of MC Sparks Nothing but love for my friend & mic partner & peoples champ. The sun is shining so bright for u SP RIP

MC-KIE Garage Legend@1MC_KIE

Today is the funeral of MC Sparks Nothing but love for my friend & mic partner & peoples champ. The sun is shining so bright for u SP 🙏 RIP

8:05 AM - 17 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

What a wonderful send off for my brother MC SPARKS the most entertaining funeral I've been in my life, we were singing & jigging all day ❤️

MC-KIE Garage Legend@1MC_KIE

What a wonderful send off for my brother MC SPARKS the most entertaining funeral I've been in my life, we were singing & jigging all day ❤️

9:16 PM - 17 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

I'd like to personally thank every single individual from hundreds who made it to MC SPARKS funeral it was a historic & memorable farewell.

MC-KIE Garage Legend@1MC_KIE

I'd like to personally thank every single individual from hundreds who made it to MC SPARKS funeral it was a historic & memorable farewell.

5:40 PM - 18 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

#RipMcSparks light a candle tonight guys RT

And last month musicians and fans of the garage scene paid their tributes on Twitter.

RIP MC Sparks. A garage legend who was part of many of our teenage years.

Tulisa Contostavlos@officialtulisa

RIP MC Sparks. A garage legend who was part of many of our teenage years.

1:42 PM - 21 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

#RIPMCSparks - had to end my @BBCR1 show tonight with Fly Bi to pay tribute

mistajam@mistajam

#RIPMCSparks - had to end my @BBCR1 show tonight with Fly Bi to pay tribute

8:57 PM - 21 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Wkd tribute to MC Sparks on @KissFMUK bigups to everyone involved #RIPMCSparks

Oxide@DJOxide

Wkd tribute to MC Sparks on @KissFMUK 👏 bigups to everyone involved #RIPMCSparks

11:56 PM - 26 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@DJSOLLIE @ckpthamayor what a guy loved him Gave me so many happy times out R. I. P. Mc Sparks miss u mate xx

SkankingKezza!@kerry_midgley

@DJSOLLIE @ckpthamayor what a guy loved him Gave me so many happy times out R. I. P. Mc Sparks miss u mate xx

10:20 PM - 26 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

RIP Mc Sparks. Someone who played a major part in my teenage years. He has definitely got everyone up there saying "Oi, oi, oi!"

Kano@TheRealKano

RIP Mc Sparks. Someone who played a major part in my teenage years. He has definitely got everyone up there saying "Oi, oi, oi!"

11:08 AM - 21 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite