Legendary DJ Spinbad Dead at 46

Trace William Cowen

DJ Spinbad has died at the age of 46.

The celebrated NYC DJ, according to a report from the New York Post, died on Tuesday. A cause of death has not been revealed.

Spinbad's legacy includes work for the stations WHTZ (a.k.a. Z100) and WWPR, as well as tours with Moby and comedian Russell Peters. His 1995 release Rocks the Casbah (The '80s Megamix) is widely regarded as a profoundly influential classic.

Rest in power.