This week police in Tuscon, Arizona, confirmed the loss of life of rapper Lil Peep (Gustav Åhr). Studies say the 21-year-old rising music star had medication close to him when individuals discovered him unconscious on his tour bus. Investigators now are trying into the specifics, however authorities have said the loss of life gave the impression to be the results of an unintentional drug overdose. Sergeant Pete Dugan of the Tuscon police reported,
After talking with individuals on [the] scene and going into the tour bus, (police) stated that there was proof of a doable drug overdose, almost definitely from Xanax. … Clearly, we’re not medical experts, so there shall be an post-mortem to find out the precise reason for loss of life.
A spokesperson for the police division additionally instructed CNN that medical aids had rushed to the scene however couldn’t revive Gustav Åhr. He handed away round 9:00 p.m. (11:00 p.m. EST).
Gustav Åhr encountered excessive highs and lows this 12 months. His debut album, Come Over When You are Sober, hit shops in September, and he briefly dated actress Bella Thorne for some time. Later, Åhr and Thorne went their separate methods, however he then started relationship his most up-to-date girlfriend, Arzaylea Rodriguez, who posted she needed to “get up from this nightmare” on Instagram after studying of Åhr’s passing. Equally, Thorne posted a gallery of pictures of her pal when she obtained the information. Have a look:
Additionally, Ryan Lameyer of Phenomenon Live shows, which supported Lil Peep on tour, add a prolonged Fb submit addressing the devastating information:
Coincidentally, Gustav Åhr had added a disturbing caption to an Instagram image he uploaded hours earlier than his loss of life. The message learn:
Once I die You will love me
In line with Metro, Gustav Åhr typically used his music to handle his struggles with despair, drug habit, and suicidal ideation. For instance, within the music The Manner I See Issues he rapped:
I received a feelin’ that I am not gonna be right here for subsequent 12 months, so lets snigger a bit of earlier than I am gone
In reality, Åhr exhibited troubling habits a number of instances in latest days. For instance, he filmed himself talking in a dizzy method after he had taken six Xanax earlier than a efficiency in El Paso, Texas, on November 14. Within the recording, Åhr instructed followers and followers on social media to not fear about him, as a result of he felt all proper. Nevertheless, he additionally posted worrisome messages on social media, equivalent to:
I really feel emptyyyyyyyyyyyyyy
And he adopted it up with:
I simply wana be everyone’s every part I need an excessive amount of from individuals however then I do not need something from them on the identical time u really feel me I do not let individuals assist me however I need assistance however not when I’ve my capsules however that is non permanent at some point perhaps I will not die younger and I will be glad? What’s glad I at all times have happiness for like 10 seconds after which it is gone. I am getting so bored with this.
Many individuals within the music community–such as Makonnen, Zane Lowe, Lil Yachty, Mark Ronson, Charli XCX, Ty Dolla $ign, and Sam Smith–offered condolences and shared ideas by way of social media within the wake of Gustav Åhr’s loss of life. It sounds just like the post-mortem may shine a lightweight on the precise nature of the Åhr’s. Hopefully, his household and buddies take the time to