Drake, Azealia Banks, A$AP Mob Lead Tributes To A$AP Yams

19 January 2015, 10:03

ASAP Yams RIP

Hip-hop stars share their condolences after the passing of A$AP Mob co-founder A$AP Yams.

Artists from the hip-hop community have paid tribute to A$AP Mob's founding member, A$AP Yams. 

Drake, Azealia Banks, Mac Miller and members of the A$AP Mob, including A$AP Rocky, have taken to Twitter and Instagram to share their condolences.

It was reported yesterday (Sunday 18th January) by A$AP Bari that Yams, real name Steven Rogriguez, had passed away age 26. The cause of death is still unknown.

 

ALWAYS STRIVE AND PROSPER. RIP YAMS

Une photo publiée par A$AP Mob (@asapmob) leJanv. 18, 2015 at 5:20 PST

 

A$AP Yams grew up in Harlem New York and founded hip-hop collective A$AP Mob at the young age of 17, alongside other members A$AP Bari and A$AP Illz. He's responsible for launching the careers of A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg and many other members of the collective. 

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