J. Scott, a member of the sprawling A$AP Mob collective, passed away over the weekend due although the cause of his death is unknown. Members of the Mob and others in the Hip-Hop community paid their respects online.
According to a report from PEOPLE, Scott, also known as A$AP Snacks, served as A$AP Rocky‘s DJ and was also a part of the DJ duo Cozy Boys with A$AP Lou. He was also a producer and creative director for his squad while additionally working in music management among other endeavors.
Rocky took to Instagram to offer a tribute to his colleague, joining A$AP Ferg and others.
“I’m lost for words. Idk what to say. Rip brosay. A$AP 2 da death. Love u J Snacks,” Rocky wrote in a caption for an Instagram post featuring J. Scott.
A$ap Ferg added, “Man words can’t even describe how I feel right now. Rest In Peace to my brother @jscottandshit This was one of the healthiest guys I knew but I guess God needed him. Gone too young “cozy boy” for life love u bro.”
Other tributes came from groups such as the Internet, Travis Scott’s DJ Chase B, SZA, and others. See those below.
Rest powerfully in peace, to J. Scott AKA A$AP Snacks.
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