A$AP Mob Dj J. Scott has passed away.
The Atlanta-born, New York-based Also known as A$AP SNACKS is dead, cause of death is currently unknown but has sparked an outpouring of mourning from fans and collaborators alike, including members of the core A$AP Mob.
He is known to be working as A$AP Rocky’s official DJ, Scott also worked as an A&R for A$AP Worldwide while managing several other acts. In the throng of social media tributes, J. Scott’s impact and deep-rooted influence reverberated Sunday evening.
“Man words can’t even describe how I feel right now,” wrote A$AP Ferg in one post. “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.”
Elsewhere, Kenny Beats also touched on Scott’s legacy: “Such an amazing talent, ear, and friend since I was 19. I cannot believe I am writing this, we were on stage together a week ago.
Man. @JscottandShit I love you bro.
U really are the coolest dude in the world.
You fucked us up today. No way in the world i thought id be tweeting this.
Rest peacefully 🙏🏾
Until i see u again my boy 😢.
— CHUCK 🏁 (@Chuckisdope) February 3, 2020
RIP J SCOTT
Such an amazing talent, ear, and friend since I was 19. I cannot believe I am writing this, we were on stage together a week ago.
this is a photo of Justin and Lou playing the first DOTS show we ever had. Thank you for everything bro. pic.twitter.com/GF2gKorH5a
— kennybeats (@kennybeats) February 3, 2020
RIP J. SCOTT! 💔 Thank you for allowing me to take these of you. Cozy 4 Life! pic.twitter.com/a60dkyzbt8
— KB! (@benihunna) February 3, 2020
RIP my man J Scott.
This shit ain’t right.
Fuck this I’m leaving the game this is too weird now.
— Knowledge Of Selfie (@atrak) February 3, 2020