Is Bad Azz dead? Well, the mysterious death of the renowned American rapper caught most of his friends and fans by surprise. The world continues mourning his demise. Bad Azz died aged 43 while being held in custody at the Southwest Detention Center in Murrieta.

Rapper Bad Azz

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The late rapper was reportedly arrested for domestic violence and was taken into custody on Nov 8, 2019. According to the Sheriff Department at Riverside County, he was set to appear in court on Nov 14, 2019. Unfortunately, he met his untimely death on Monday.

Bad Azz profile summary

  • Date of birth: Nov 27, 1975
  • Place of birth: California, US
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Profession: Rapper, actor
  • Died on: Nov 11, 2019

Who was Bad Azz?

He was born on Nov 27, 1975, in Hawaiian Gardens, California, United States. His birth name is Jamarr Antonio Stamps. Bad Azz developed a passion for singing when he was young by rapping songs with friends at different parties.

Apart from singing and rapping, he was also a songwriter and actor. Rapper Bad Azz worked with several musicians including Snoop Dog, Tupac Shakur, Ice Cube, Busta Rhymes and Warren G. He also worked for LBC crew, Priority Records, Makaveli Records among others.

Rappers pay tribute

Snoop Dog was among the friends who paid tribute to the late musician with several posts on Instagram. Bad Azz and Snoop Dog were great friends and also worked together at some point.

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Rapper and producer Daz Dillinger also shared his condolence message on Twitter while mourning the death of the Long Beach rapper.

Career history

Since making his first appearance in Tupac Shakur's hit song, Krazy, in 1996, the late American singer went on to release several albums and songs in his illustrious career. He had five studio albums. His last one was titled, The Nu Adventures of Bad Azz (2018). Others albums are Word On Tha Streets (1998), Personal Business (2001), Money Run (2003), and Executive Decision (2003). Azz is known for his hit songs Wrong Idea, and We Be Puttin It Down.

When it comes to movies, the late rapper was known for his roles in A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996), MacArthur Park (2001), and A Killer Inside.

What will you remember Bad Azz for in life? The musician was an inspiration to many and wowed most fans with his vocal talent and acting skills.

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