Detroit Rapper Kevlaar 7 Dies, Rappers React on Twitter
Kevlaar 7, whose real name is Kevin Cross, was a member of the Wisemen affiliate and the brother of Wu-Tang Clan affiliate Bronze Nazareth who revealed the sad news on Twitter.
“Devastated. Rest In Power my Dear Brother #Kevlaar7,” he tweeted to his followers on Christmas Day.
Kevlaar 7 worked with several artists in the rap game including Cappadonna, Rass Kass, Styles P, Killah Priest, Sha Stimuli and others. The “visual” artist also played an integral part in the production of Wisemen’s two full-length albums, ‘Wisemen Approaching’ in 2007 and ‘Children of a Lesser God’ in 2010.
Upon hearing the news of Kevlaar 7’s untimely passing, fellow rappers went on Twitter to express their condolences. Read their reactions below:
Devastated. Rest In Power my Dear Brother #Kevlaar7
— Bronze Nazareth (@BronzeNazareth) December 25, 2014
— CANIBUS (@DaRealCanibus) December 27, 2014
My condolence goes out to respected brother. We lost a king today, Kevlaar 7 a wise man, we love you!
— Killah Priest (@KillahPriest) December 24, 2014
R.I.P Kevlaar7 was pleasure to work with you. Salute!
— SHABAAM SAHDEEQ (@ShabaamSahdeeq) December 24, 2014
— Babygrande Records (@Babygrande) December 27, 2014
— 4th Disciple (@4thDisciple) December 25, 2014
The Boombox family sends our deepest condolences to the Cross family.
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