Emo-rapper Lil Peep dead at 21

Lil Peep, emerging singer and YouTube star, dead at 21: report

Lil Peep, emerging singer and YouTube star, dead at 21: report

What is happy I always have happiness for like 10 seconds and then it's gone.

Shortly after the tragic news was confirmed, his manager Chase Ortega posted on his Twitter account: "I've been expecting this call for a year. RIP lil peep", a Twitter user posted.

He also posted a picture that appeared to show him taking two pills.

Peep, real name Gustav Åhr, was reportedly taken to hospital following an overdose, according to music manager Adam Grandmaison.

Rapper Marshmello paid tribute this morning, saying: " I cant even believe this.

Peep released his debut album, "Come Over When You're Sober Pt. 1" on August 15. The album features the song "Awful Things", featuring Lil Tracy. "Please someone tell me this isn't real".

"Peep you deserved more out of life".

The rapper was due to perform in Tucson, Arizona, last night but the show had been cancelled previously.

He was now on tour, due to play a show on November 16, the day his death was announced. His tracks, including "White Wine" and "Benz Truck", notched millions of views on YouTube.

Not lil peep", with a broken heart emoji, adding, "There's something about this that hurts a little bit more.

The rapper's drug-infused anthems were a glimpse into his lifestyle, as was his social media accounts, which often displayed him drinking and dabbling into prescription drugs. Back in February, he tweeted that he was a "depressed drug addict and nearing [his] breaking point". "Everything I love is disappearing".

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