Rapper/producer Kevlaar 7 has died at the age of 37.

The Wisemen co-founder, real name Kevin Cross, passed away on Tuesday (23Dec14) of a blood disorder, according to AllHipHop.com.

Cross founded the rap group with his brother, Wu-Tang Clan affiliate Bronze Nazareth, and has worked with rappers Cappadonna, Styles P and Killah Priest.

A statement from his family and friends reads, "(We) are still coming to grips with the loss of our brother Kevlaar. For such a scripted/gifted Mc