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RIP: Rapper Lil Peep has died at the age of 21


Rapper Lil Peep has died, according to Billboard. The musician, whose debut album Come Over When You’re Sober dropped in September, was 21 years old.

His cause of death has not been revealed as of press time.

Lil Peep’s manager Chase Ortega also tweeted the news early Thursday (November 16), writing “I’ve been expecting this call for a year.”



Fellow musicians Post Malone, Marshmello, and Lil B tweeted statements following Peep’s death. See them below.

Long Beach, New York-raised emo/hip-hop artist’s real name was Gustav Åhr. Earlier this year Pitchfork called Lil Peep “the future of emo”.


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