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Pro Era Rapper Capital Steez, 19, Dead; ‘The End’ Tweet Raises Question Of Suicide

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A 19 year-old New York rapper is believed to have committed suicide on Christmas Eve and left behind a message indicting it would possibly be "The End" via the micro-blogging social network site Twitter.

Capital Steez born Jamal Dewar, of the rising Brooklyn rap group Pro Era (Progressive Era), allegedly committed suicide on December 24 after leaving what would be his final message on Twitter (December 23) - the words "The End."

Group member and friend, Joey Bada$$, confirmed Capital Steez' death by taking to Twitter and stating that he had lost a best friend, brother and asked that Jamal's soul rest in peace.



The death of Capital Steez comes after the group, Pro Era released their mixtape "PEEP: The Aprocalypse" produced by DJ Statik Selektah in honor of the Mayan prediction that the world would be ending 12-21-12.

Meanwhile, the New York Police Department has not released information on the death of Capital Steez or the exact cause.

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Instagram Video Lands Rapper Kodak Black Back In Jail On Multiple Felony Charges

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Florida rapper Kodak Black, real name Dieuson Octave, 20, is back in jail after authorities were led to an Instagram video where a guest at his Florida home live-streamed people in the home handling drugs and a gun around a baby.

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Juicy J and Wife, Regina R. Perera, Serenaded by Memphis Violinist at Baby Shower

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A congratulations is in order for Memphis rapper and producer Juicy J and his wife, Regina R. Perera, who is pregnant with the hip-hop couple's child.



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Listen To Juicy J’s Fourth Solo Album ‘Rubba Band Business’

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Memphis rapper and producer Juicy J has released his highly anticipated fourth solo album 'Rubba Band Business' on today, December 8, 2017 on Kemosabe Records, Columbia Records and Taylor Gang Records.

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