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Today in Hip-Hop History: Remembering Pro Era’s Capital Steez

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On Christmas Eve of 2012, Courtney Dewar Jr., who is best known to the Hip Hop world as Capital Steez, took his own life. He was only 19 years old. Visit for more information As the founder of Brooklyn-based rap collective Pro Era when he was still in high school, Steez helped form the […]

Chuck Strangers to Release Consumers Park Album March 16


Pro Era rapper/producer Chuck Strangers released the cover art for his debut album, Consumers Park, which is scheduled to drop March 16. Instead of the posthumous Capital Steez album, King Steez that was supposed to drop Christmas Eve last year but was ultimately pushed back, Chuck Strangers will be next in line from the Pro […]

Daylyt Pays Homage to Pro Era Rapper Capital Steez With New Ink


West Coast Battle Rapper Daylyt debuted a new tattoo on Instagram Tuesday. Showing some real Los Angeles to New York appreciation, the tattoo which was inked on the rapper’s left forearm, is of Brooklyn lyricist and Pro Era rapper, Capital Steez, who died of an apparent suicide on Christmas Eve in 2012. Daylyt captioned the […]

Joey Bada$$ World Tour Hits Asia

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Joey Bada$$’s All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ World Tour hits Australia, Japan, South Korea and China this week with Pro Era label mate Nyck Caution after 30+ American and Canadian dates with Logic, and a 20 in European/New Zealand. Visit for more information Joey is touring his successful second studio album, All-AMerikkkan Bada$$, which charted highly throughout Europe […]

Pro Era’s Nyck Caution Freestyles Over Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow”

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Most successful tracks are followed by a string of freestyles and remixes. Look at Bobby Shmurda’s “Hot N*gga” for instance. Anyway, the latest track that everyone is trying to get on is Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow”. Even, Pro Era’s own Nyck Caution added his own twist to it in his recent freestyle, “NYUK”. Visit […]

Joey Bada$$ Announces Release Date For Capital Steez Album

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Last night (July 7) Joey Bada$$ closed out the third annual STEEZ Day Festival with a huge announcement, telling the crowd that Capital STEEZ’s posthumous album will be dropping this year. Visit for more information Following performances from A$AP Mob, The Underachievers, Ab-Soul, Saba, J.I.D, Jay IDK and Jazz Cartier Joey told the crows: “You know […]

Joey Badass Releases Three New Songs

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Joey Badass has proven to be an All Amerikkkan Badass by releasing three new songs at the same damn time. Visit for more information In a now deleted tweet, Joey teased that he’ll be dropping “just cuz” music, because it’s summertime and he loves his fans. Well Joey’s word is bond because three new […]

Steez Day 2017 Lineup: A$AP Mob, XXXTentacion, Ab-Soul And More

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The third annual STEEZ Day Festival is upon is. The event-which honors late Pro Era member Capital STEEZ, who tragically took his own life nearly five years ago-is set to go down on July 7, what would have been STEEZ’S birthday. Visit for more information CJ Fly took to twitter to reveal the Kid Super-designed flyer for the event. “Third […]

Pro Era’s Kirk Knight Adds A Different Spin To Jeremih’s “Body”

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Pro Era producer Kirk Knight has recently been grabbing the mic a little more, and is adding his own stamp on some of the hottest songs out right now. Visit for more information Last week Knight did a remix to Desiigner‘s “Timmy Turner” and this week he slows it down a bit with “Body […]

Steez Day Will Include Performances from Pro Era, ASAP Mob, Danny Brown & More


RIP Steez. Visit for more information In honor of fallen Pro Era member, Capital Steez, Steez Day is an annual music festival celebrating his life. A week or so back, Joey Bada$$ announced that Steez Day would be relocating from Brooklyn to L.A. this year. A line-up was unknown at that time but as tickets […]

Joey Bada$$ Says He May Drop Two Albums this Year


If Joey Bada$$ is sitting on 80 unreleased tracks, we want parts. Visit for more information Joey Bada$$ recently sat down with DJ Enuff’s “Heavy Hitters” Shade 45 show and shared some pretty dope news. Bada$$ admitted that he’s sitting on well over two albums worth of unreleased material and if they sound anything […]

Listen To Nyck Caution’s New Tape “Disguise The Limit”


Pro Era’s own Nyck Caution blessed fans last week with a 3-track EP on his birthday, February 22nd, while also announcing the release of a brand new project before months end. Keeping his word, Nyck Caution drops off “Disguise The Limit.” The 14-track project features contributions from his Pro Era brethren Joey Bada$$, Kirk Knight, […]

A Year Removed from a Fateful Day, A$AP Mob Joyously Remembers A$AP Yams in New York City

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Fairly early on the morning of January 18, 2015, Twitter began to whisper, inquire, then scream with angst about reports that A$AP Yams, the relentlessly positive Harlem visionary responsible for the rise of the A$AP Mob—A$AP Rocky particularly–had died. Once confirmed, the outpouring of support was immaculate, as celebrities from across the globe and across all […]

Listen to Kirk Knight New Song “Give Em”

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Visit for more information Pro Era representer Kirk Knight is back with another banger, “Give Em.”  Self-produced and lyrically fit you can hear the Pro Era member giving the fans, and listeners something to believe in.   Check out the jam above let us know your thoughts below.  Check out a full feature on the […]

Exclusive Joey Bada$$/ Billionaire Boys Club Collaboration Tee


In celebration of his debut album “B4.DA.$$” Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew have teamed up with Billionaire Boys Club to create a limited edition t-shirt. The front of the shirt features the classic helmet head logo with the “B4.DA.$$” logo filled inside it, while the back includes the “Pro Era” and  “B4.DA.$$” logos. […]

Listen To Kirk Knight First Release From His Debut Project, “Brokeland”


Kirk Knight is finally ready Visit for more information We first heard of Kirk Knight the summer of 2012 when he, along with Pro Era “frontman” Joey Bada$$, Chuck Strangers, the late great Capital STEEZ, CJ Fly and others took the boom-bap rap scene by storm with Bada$$’ debut project, 1999, an Illmatic-esque collection of audio […]