19-year-old rapper Jamal Dewar, aka Capital Steez, has apparently died. According to fellow Pro Era member Joey Bada$$, Dewar passed away late last night. Bada$$ wrote on Twitter, “This unfortunate xmas eve.. Lost a best friend, a brother, a pro,
capital steez dead at 19, joey badass and fans mourn death of rapper.
Capital Steez, an up-and-coming rapper in the Brooklyn-based Pro Era rap crew, died on Monday morning at age 19.
Pro Era's Capital Steez Dies At 19 Years Old. Capital Steez of the New York group Pro Era is dead at the young age of 19, as confirmed by Joey Bada$$ on Twitter.
Capital Steez had released his solo mixtape, AmeriKKKan Koruption and appeared on Joey Bada$$'s critically-acclaimed 1999 mixtape from earlier this year. Joey Bada$$ confirmed his passing with the tweet, "RIP Capital Steez 7.7.93 – 12.24.2012.