"He has been reported as deceased on Janury 23, 2013 by Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Reason of death has been specified as fatal injury on the liver caused in a bar fight."
Which then spread to Twitter yesterday.
A rep for Shaggy, though, told TMZ that the singer is NOT DEAD.
Also, this is not the first time this has happened to Shaggy. #RIPShaggy trended last April too.
Love you, Shaggy! Stop being dead on the internet all the time!