Steve Stezo Williams Wiki – Steve Stezo Williams Biography
Steve Stezo Williams aka Steve Williams, the iconic rapper and dancer, has died. He was 51 years old. His cause of death has not been confirmed. Stezo is best known for his 1989 hit singles, “To the Max” and “It’s My Turn.”
Stezo Williams Age
He was 51 years old.
Stezo was a native of New Haven, Connecticut. Stezo’s cousin, Dooley-O, is also a renowned Connecticut-based hip-hop figure. He began his career as a dancer with hip-hop collective, EPMD. Stezo appeared in the video for the group’s single, “You Gots to Chill.” The song was featured on EPMD’s album Strictly Business. EPMD stood for “Erick and Parrish Making Dollars.”
Stezo broke out from the group in 1989 when he signed his own record deal with Sleeping Bag Records. Stezo’s first single was “To the Max,” which was followed by the album Crazy Noise, recorded at the 1212 studio in Jamaica, Queens, in New York. Paul C. McKasty worked on the album with Stezo. In addition to rapping on the album, Stezo also produced the record. The album peaked at number 37 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Chart.
Stezo didn’t follow up on his debut until 1994 with the release of the single “Bop Ya Headz/Shining Star.” Stezo’s next album was not released until 1997. The record, Where’s the Funk At?, did not enter the Billboard charts. Stezo released his final album in 2005, titled C.T. (The Lost State). A December 2017 retrospective on Stezo’s career wrote that he “was a casualty of a transition period in Hip-Hop and his imprint.”
Stezo Williams Death
Stezo died on the night of April 29 of a possible heart attack. Stezo’s sad passing was first confirmed on the morning of April 30 by his producer and DJ Chris Lowe on Twitter.
Stezo Instagram and Barber shop
According to a post on Stezo’s Instagram page, two weeks prior to the coronavirus pandemic, he opened a barbershop in Charlotte, North Carolina, named S&S Cuts. The barber shop had been operating in West Haven, Connecticut, since 2013.
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Stezo Williams Cause of Death
Stezo cause of death not released so for from family.