Jam Master Jay – October 30, 2002 (age 37)
Jason Mizell, a.k.a. Jam Master Jay, was the DJ for the popular rap group, Run-DMC. He also had his own record label, JMJ, and discovered artists such as 50 Cent. He was killed in his studio in Queens, New York in 2002, and the murderer or murderers have still not been convicted. An episode of the documentary series ReMastered on Netflix explores this sordid story.