According to Dillinger, Bad Azz, real name Jamarr Antonio Stamps, died while he was behind held at Southwest Detention Center in Riverside, CA on a charge of domestic violence. A cause of death has yet to be revealed.
The tributes are pouring in for west coast rapper Bad Azz. He has collaborated with the best from the west coast such as Snoop Dogg, Bizzy Bone, Warren G, MC Eiht, Kurupt, Mistah F.A.B., and many more. Bad Azz released his debut solo studio album, Word on tha Streets, back in 1998.
He also worked with Tupac Shakur on the album, Makaveli 7 Day Theory, in 1996. He spoke about working with Shakur with VladTV below.
“R I P TO THE HOMEY BAD AZZ,” wrote Daz Dillenger. “@badazzlbc JAMAR STAMPS DPGC MEMBER.”
The legendary Snoop Dogg also showed his respects to the artist on IG.
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JUST WHEN YOU TRYING TO PUT OUT GREAT ENERGY & THEN YOU GET THIS NEWS OF GODS CHILDREN TAKING AWAY LORD HELP US IN THESES TRYING TIMES REST IN POWER @badazzlbc THANK YOU @snoopdogg FOR PUTTING US TOGETHER I WILL KEEP THE WEST COAST FAMILY AND ALL COAST IN PRAYER 🙏🏿 😢😢😢🤦🏾♂️