According to his twitter account, super hunk Erik Rhodes passed away June 14th at 5:30 am. Whomever tweeted this did not say who he or she was but said that his family and his boyfriend Ricardo were in deep pain and to please be respectful in this very sad moment.
Erik was born on February 8th 1982 and he was only 30 years old. This is very, sad news
The VP of Production for Falcon Studios and Raging Stallion Studios released this statement:
"It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of Erik Rhodes this morning. Erik died of a heart attack in his sleep."
"Erik has been an amazing friend & part of the Falcon family for 8 years, a man of steel on the outside but all teddy bear on the inside."
Erik Rhodes was a big, husky hunk who was very popular in porn and was nominated GLBT Performer of the Year for the XBIZ Awards in 2009. He was also an exclusive for Falcon Studios where he made TONS porn flicks like "The Farmers Son," and "Fleet Week", just to name a couple.
Our thoughts go out to his family and boyfriend. May this stud rest in peace.