(AllHipHop News) A$AP Yams of the Hip Hop collective A$AP Mob died on January 18. Surviving members of the Harlem based crew denied rumors Yams death was from a drug overdose. The New York Times now reports NYC’s chief medical examiner has confirmed Yams’ death was the result of an accidental acute mixed drug intoxication.
The Times writer Jon Caramanica revealed the news on Twitter.
Sad news: Chief Medical Examiner calls ASAP Yams's death accident caused by acute mixed drug intoxication (incl. opiates & benzodiazepine)
— Jon Caramanica (@joncaramanica) March 19, 2015
Yams founded the A$AP Mob which includes rappers A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, A$AP Nast, and A$AP Ant. The 26-year-old executive was laid to rest at Manhattan’s Frank E. Campbell Funeral Home.