On January 2019, according to Palm Beach Post, Jayo was shot and killed near West Palm Beach. He was found unresponsive in the passenger seat of a car on the 7200 block of 72nd Way, off Military Trail.
He was quickly rushed to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver fled the crime scene and was never apprehended. He was 22 at the time of his untimely death.
Why did Jayo Sama die?
Jayo Sama’s death was attributed to a drug deal gone bad that ends up in a revenge.
Who was Jayo Sama?
Jayo Sama, whose real name was Jonas Joseph was an upcoming rapper and songwriter from Lake Park. He was born on November 1, 1996.
He rose to fame when he released his music video “Intro” in December 2016.
He rapped about drugs, guns and violence of Palm Beach County.
Did Jayo have a girlfriend?
Sofia Veronica was Jayo’s girlfriend and was pregnant with a son.
After Jayo’s death, Veronica took to social media and posted a heartfelt message, “so painful it feels like a thousand knives going through your heart.” She also revealed that they were due to move in together but that was never to be.
Why was Jayo Sama loved by fans?
His rap songs brought out the ills Palm Beach faced especially drugs and gun violence. He also did sound tracks in memory of his dead childhood friends featured in “You Sleep” soundtrack.
What schools did Jayo Sama attend?
Jayo was a school drop out who instead got involved in drug peddling and ended up serving various short jail terms.
Did Jayo Sama have a family?
Little is known of Jayo’s parents apart from them being from Haiti. Jayo had a sister named Ermika Joesph and a brother named TJ.
What inspired Jayo Samo to begin rapping?
After being locked up in prison for his involvement in selling heroin, he wrote many of his hits when he was in state custody.
What was Jayo Samo’s Networth?
His networth was estimated at $300,000 by 2019.