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    Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:51:19

    OBIUARY: A$AP Yams Dead at 26 - He was a founder of the A$AP Mob

    A$AP Yams, who was one of the founders of New York City's A$AP Mob, has died. He was just 26.

    A post on the A$AP Mob Instagram confirmed the mogul's death.

    Further details about his passing are TBD. But we'll keep you updated as they become known… if they become known.

    Yams was born Steven Rodriguez in Harlem. He managed producers and sold mixtapes. He co-founded the mob at 17 with A$AP Bari and A$AP Illz. A$AP Rocky and A$AP Ferg soon joined the collective. Yams was considered a hip-hop influencer.



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