Idris “Starchile” O’Ferrall

Idris “Starchile” O’Ferrall

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Hip Hop Day Founder Dies

Idris ‘Starchile’ O’Ferrall was visionary

Beloved hip-hop performer, promoter, and one of the founding planners of Portland’s Hip-Hop Day, Idris O’Ferrall, who went by the stage name “Starchile,” died Thursday at the age of 42 from complications of central nervous system lymphoma, a cancer that was diagnosed last month, O’Ferrall’s father said on a Facebook post.