You've been sleeping under multiple rocks, if you've never heard one of the most viral songs to hit social media and the Internet — "Hell to Da Naw." The song's creator, Bernard "Bishop Bullwinkle" Thomas, reportedly is dead at the age of 70. He died on June 16. According to family, he was born on August 22, 1948.

Via Facebook, his family addresses Bullwinkle's death in a post. "It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our father Bishop Bullwinkle," the family writes via his personal profile.

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According to his loved ones, Bishop is playing tours in heaven now. And while tossing a bit of humor into the mix, it's said that "he couldn't be late" for once. After expressing their love for their father, the family mentions Bullwinkle saving them a place in the "VIP room," when they meet again, as reports I Love Old School Music.

Several people have taken to social media to offer their death condolences to Bullwinkle's family and friends in their time of mourning.

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After his "Hell to Da Naw" circulated the Internet like wildfire, Bishop became very well known. According to his YouTube page, the video of Bullwinkle has accumulated 38.2 million views since its upload date of March 1, 2016.

Bishop Bullwinkle died on a day of celebration

According to Bay News 9, Bishop Bullwinkle was from the Tampa Bay, Florida area. His daughter, Nikkia Wright, mentions that the singer died in the hospital after suffering a heart attack.

There were also complications. As an unfortunate situation, Bullwinkle's death also occurred on Father's Day. "It was heartbreaking," Bishop's daughter tells Bay News. "He was supposed to come home tomorrow."

Wright says that she grew up in a household of music when it came to Bullwinkle. While he'd probably come into the house while talking "junk," he could hear a beat and just start rapping, according to her.

Bishop Bullwinkle reportedly used music in a variety of ways, including education. Bishop's daughter says he even taught them to read while rapping. "Like he was that music [sic]...when I think him, I think music and comedy."

As aforementioned, Bishop Bullwinkle's "Hell to Da Naw" reached many people, and they all could relate. For instance, one controversial clergyman — Thaddeus Matthews, known exclusively as "the cussing pastor" — is seen in the following photo with the viral singer.

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If you've watched any of Matthews' videos, you'll know that he's used that phrase a few times, himself. So, it's definitely relatable.

All in all, many condolences go out to Bishop Bullwinkle and his family at this time. Death is not an easy topic to handle.

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However, as long as the family maintains strength, things will get better, one day at a time.

If you've never heard the song before, it's located below.

Warning: The following video contains strong language. Viewer discretion is advised.

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