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Heavy D fans will have the chance to pay their respects to the late rapper next week, according to TMZ.

The "Now That We Found Love" MC, who died at age 44 after collapsing on Tuesday, will reportedly be remembered at a public viewing on Thursday in New York.

A private ceremony will reportedly follow on Friday, with colleagues including Diddy, Mary J. Blige and former Heavy D and the Boyz members Eddie F and G-Whiz expected to be in attendance. Several of the Wayans brothers, for whom Heavy D composed the "In Living Color" theme song, are also reportedly on the invite list.

On Tuesday, Heavy D was pronounced dead in a Los Angeles hospital after being found conscious outside of his Beverly Hills home.