Chris Kelly’s Family Release a Statement

Chris Kelly, Right

Chris Kelly, Right

We reported last night that Chris Kelly of the popular 90s group Kriss Kross passed away. Their wasn’t much info released about the “Jump” star’s death but his family has released an official statement. See below:

“It is with deep sadness that we announce that our beloved Chris Kelly has passed away on May 1. To millions of fans worldwide, he was the trendsetting, backwards pants-wearing one-half of Kris Kross who loved making music. But to us, he was just Chris – the kind, generous and fun-loving life of the party. Though he was only with us a short time, we feel blessed to have been able to share some incredible moments with him. His legacy will live on through his music, and we will forever love him.”

— Donna Kelly Pratte (mother) & The So So Def Family