Christopher 'Big Black' Boykin Mourned by Chanel West Coast, Juicy J & More

As the lovable best friend and bodyguard to pro skateboarder Rob Dyrdek on Rob & Big, Christopher "Big Black" Boykin became an instant MTV celebrity. The reality TV star's life was cut short Tuesday (May 9), however, and his co-stars, famous friends and admirers took to Twitter to mourn the gentle giant.

Below, find tributes from Dyrdek's receptionist-turned-rapper Chanel West Coast, rappers Juicy J and Angel Haze, and more.