Friends, fans and family gathered to pay tribute to the late rapper Lil Peep during a memorial service on Saturday.
Lil Peep (whose real name was Gustav Åhr) died on November 15 of an alleged drug overdose, although one definite cause of death will not be determined until the full toxicology results are published. I was 21 years old.
The service, which took place in the hometown of rappers, Long Beach, New York, was announced on the official Instagram account of the rapper and promised to be a celebration of his "fascinating colorful life."  Peep's grandmother, Jenny Kastner, began the memorial, which you can see in the previous video, by commenting on the number of letters she had read since her death and how excited she was by the number of fans of the rapper who seemed "really look for it. "
" I do not know any famous person who allows ordinary people from the outside to like me, who is not famous, in their lives, "one admirer wrote. "It was completely unique, a gift from God that was given to us for a short period of time to change the world for the better."
While another fan wrote: "He was not the current Kurt Cobain." , by the way. He is the first and only Lil Peep, and it could be said that he left a legacy that will have a much greater impact. His kindness will survive through many people. "
Later in the service, Peep's mother, Liza Womack, noted that despite appearances, her son was also vulnerable.
" He hurt himself terribly when his Friends said that they were no longer welcome in their homes. Once he stopped working well in school and stopped playing sports, "he said." Long before that, Gus understood that many good people suffered injustice for what they looked like or how much money they had. "
Great kids who lived in elegant neighborhoods despised their friends … and despised their own family who lived in an apartment and drove an old Nissan. Gus got fed up with that world. He rejected it and refused to be molded in a box, "he continued." [And] when he locked himself in the garage and got his first tattoo, he began to make public his rejection of the box "
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Su The mother implored her fans not to "make badumptions about people or events in ignorance." Womack added: "Ask yourself these questions: & # 39; I really know this person ? Have I sat face to face and asked him to tell me about him? … Am I saying goodbye to this person because it does not match my definition of "good boy"? "
He also shared a detail about his son that even his most loyal fans can find surprising." Gus and his clbadmates had a weekly Frank Sinatra night, "he added." His favorite song to sing was "Fly Me". to the Moon & # 39 ;, and it was good to sing it. "
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Emma Harris, a longtime friend – and ex-girlfriend – of the late rapper, talked about how she started falling in love with him in the fifth grade because she "had never met anyone who was She dyed her hair more than me. "
" She made me laugh until she cried, "she said." I do not think it's physically possible to shed more tears for anyone. "
He also added that before his career took off, Peep "He always knew it would be something else. And I can really say that I do not think anyone who knew him doubted that. "
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It was recently reported that the police are investigating whether the powerful fentanyl Opioid drugs may have played a role in Peep's death.
Police are said to have received "multiple tips" that Peep was in possession of "incredibly toxic drugs mixed with the potent opioid." The Tucson Police Department has not yet confirmed the reports.