Dust La Rock, Fool’s Gold Co-Founder Artist, Dead at 38

Billboard Breaking News

Artist Joshua Prince, known professionally as Dust La Rock, has died. He was 38. 

Prince was the co-founder of Fool’s Gold Records along with DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs and worked as a designer and artist and art director for A-Trak and his Duck Sauce project. He was responsible for many of the label’s album release artwork and design properties, as well as independent work for major brands including Nike and Scion.

A-Trak confirmed the news online Monday. 

Lost one of my dearest friends today. RIP Joshua Prince aka Dust La Rock, original Fool's Gold co-founder… Art director for myself, Fool's Gold and Duck Sauce. You helped define so much of what I stand for. Love you man. Still can't believe this.

A photo posted by A-Trak (@atrak) on Feb 2, 2015 at 4:45pm PST


So far, no further news has been released. 

Friends and supporters from the music community offered condolences online.