How Did Jam Master Jay Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Jam Master Jay death

The music producer Jam Master Jay passed away at age 37, way too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Born Jason Mizell, he was known as the DJ and producer of the influential 1980s hip-hop group Run-D.M.C.

He fathered three sons with wife Terri Corley-Mizell.

How did Jam Master Jay die?

Murder caused Jam Master Jay's death in 2002.

Information about the death of Jam Master Jay
Cause of deathMurder
Age of death37 years
ProfessionMusic Producer
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1965
Death dateOctober 30, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Profile has half the publishing and they control and administer the publishing and distribute and own the records, so our group is a 10-point crew. But we got a lot of money off of the shows.

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Believing in something and being a part of something you believe in and watching it work and coming from it.

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I just wanted to be a part of the band. Actually, that’s what inspired me.

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Then I got a gig with an older friend who had the equipment and he played in this bar. They would bring me in the bar through the backdoor and I would DJ in the back room most of the night. Then they’d take me out the backdoor, so I was never really in the bar.

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I was a drummer and I played the guitar.

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