Pro Era Rapper Capital Steez Dies at 19

> Dec 24 2012

Pro Era Rapper Capital Steez Dies at 19
By Josiah HughesA frequent Joey Bada$$ collaborator and member of the rising New York rap crew Pro Era, Capital Steez (born Jamal Dewar) has passed away at the age of 19.

According to various reports, Dewar committed suicide last night (December 23). Before he did, he left a harrowing message on Twitter that simply read, "The end."

Joey Bada$$ responded to the news on his own Twitter, writing, "This unfortunate xmas eve.. Lost a best friend, a brother, a pro, a partner. Letting go is never easy.. May ur soul rest in peace Jamal.." Later, he added, "part of me still doesn't believe this."

Capital Steez most recently appeared on the group's PEEP: the aPROcalypse mixtape.

News RSS
Mailing List
Google Bookmarks
Be the first to comment
Keep me logged in
Prove You Are Not a Robot
To remove this step go back and login.

More News

Most Popular Stories

  1. The Once - MUSIC / VIDEO: The Once "We Are All Running" (video)
  2. The Black Dahlia Murder - 'Grind 'Em All' (EP stream)MUSIC / VIDEO: The Black Dahlia Murder 'Grind 'Em All' (EP stream)
  3. Smashing Pumpkins Selling NEWS: Smashing Pumpkins Selling "Fuck You Anderson Cooper" Shirts