Emo rapper Lil Peep passes away

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Gustav Åhr, better known as Lil Peep, passed away on Nov. 15 in Tucson, Arizona from an apparent suicide.

Peep overdosed on xanax and other unknown drugs. Peep was only 21 years old and prior to his suicide he posted a few videos to his Instagram story and even posted a picture with the caption ‘When I die you’ll love me’.

According to Aol.com, “Ahr became a social media sensation thanks to a string of emotional songs often referenced drug use, depression and suicide, subjects the singer appeared to reference in a series of dark Instagram posts to his 1.2 million followers in the days leading up to his death.”

“In one, he claimed to have consumed six Xanax, with another showing him trying to drop an unidentified pill into his mouth several times before successfully swallowing one and shaking a prescription bottle that appears full of pills. Another post featured the chilling caption ‘When I die, you’ll love me’.”


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Emo rapper Lil Peep passes away