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Fat Boys Rapper

I Dropped 175 Pounds!!!

9/18/2011 4:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0915_prince_markie_dee_wre_EXFat Boys rapper Prince Markie Dee ain't so fat anymore -- because TMZ has learned, he actually dropped SERIOUS weight ... all thanks to his kids.

43-year-old Prince says he's lost 175 pounds in the last six years ... down from 450 (left) -- telling us, "I am not young anymore. I cant go eat a couple of Big Macs a day and not worry about it. I have to watch what I eat and care about my diet. I have kids to live for."

Prince -- real name Mark Morales -- says he's also planning a huge comeback after a 12-year hiatus ... and has even signed with a label called Uncle Louie Music Group to put out an album.

Prince says his former Fat Boys pal Kool Rock-Ski (below left) will make a cameo on the record -- and he even plans to throw in some beatbox samples from the late Darren "Buff Love" Robinson (below right) ... who died in 1995 due to a complication from his weight.

No word yet on a release date.


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Kool Rock-Ski should be the subject of this story because he has really lost much weight and become a fitness fanatic.

1092 days ago

Rotten Puppets    

Can't wait to hear his next album and his work with Kool Rock-Ski they were one of the best Rap Trio's ever.. RIP Buffy glad to know his beatboxing will be returning to new music as he had more talent with a Big Mac in his hand than all of the modern day rap scene had combined.

1092 days ago


maybe these fat hogs should take up break-dancing as well?

1092 days ago


come on ppl at least he tried an he lost some weight wht is is with all those negative comments geez some ppl are real ******* idiots

1091 days ago


Poor guy he is still veryu fat, why doesnt he hit the gym, take some Pro-10 CLA and lose the rest and look good??

942 days ago
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