Rapper JayAre of Cali Swag District is dead. MTV News reports that the 25-year-old emcee passed away Friday after going into cardiac arrest. He was admitted into the hospital Thursday evening.
Born Cahron Childs, JayAre suffered from sickle-cell anemia. Fellow Cali Swag District member Smoove Da General mourned his partner on Twitter, saying he's "proud" that JayAre was able to make "the best of his life" while living with sickle-cell disease.
Sickle cell took my brother away from me today...with that being said I'm proud to know that with that disease he made the best of his life— The General (@SmooveDaGeneral) June 7, 2014
Rest in peace Jayare I'm gonna miss u forever ..I will never get over this..but I know God got u..and I know You got me— The General (@SmooveDaGeneral) June 7, 2014
I can't stop lookin at all these post..I jus saw my bro literally fight for his life I told him "I love you bro" hope'n he heard me— The General (@SmooveDaGeneral) June 7, 2014
Bro on my mind heavy..I wanna thank everybody who has hit me up sending Their prayers and condolences I really appreciate it #longlive3rd— The General (@SmooveDaGeneral) June 9, 2014
The last song I did with third is and will be a hit....but I cry every time bro verse come on— The General (@SmooveDaGeneral) June 9, 2014
JayAre is the second member of Cali Swag District to pass away. In 2011, Montae "M-Bone" Talbert was killed in a drive by shooting.
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