This week police in Tuscon, Arizona, confirmed the loss of life of rapper Lil Peep (Gustav Åhr). Reports say the 21-year-old rising music star had medicine close to him when individuals discovered him unconscious on his tour bus. Investigators now are wanting into the specifics, however authorities have said the loss of life seemed to be the results of an unintended drug overdose. Sergeant Pete Dugan of the Tuscon police reported,
After talking with individuals on [the]scene and going into the tour bus, (police) mentioned that there was proof of a attainable drug overdose, more than likely from Xanax. … Obviously, we’re not medical experts, so there shall be an post-mortem to find out the precise explanation for loss of life.
A spokesperson for the police division additionally advised 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’re 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 courting his most up-to-date girlfriend, Arzaylea Rodriguez, who posted she wished to “wake up from this nightmare” on Instagram after studying of Åhr’s pbading. Similarly, Thorne posted a gallery of pictures of her buddy when she acquired the information. Take a glance:
In addition to sharing pretty pictures on Instagram, Bella Thorne additionally posted heartwrenching tweets. The first mentioned she was speechless. Then Thorne added that she had had real religion in Gustav Åhr’s potential. The Famous in Love actress tweeted:
Also, Ryan Lameyer of Phenomenon Concerts, which supported Lil Peep on tour, add a prolonged Facebook publish 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:
When I die You’ll love me
According to Metro, Gustav Åhr usually used his music to handle his struggles with despair, drug dependancy, and suicidal ideation. For instance, within the track The Way I See Things he rapped:
I bought a feelin’ that I’m not gonna be right here for subsequent 12 months, so lets chortle a bit of earlier than I’m gone
In truth, Åhr exhibited troubling conduct a number of instances in current 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. In the recording, Åhr advised followers and followers on social media to not fear about him, as a result of he felt all proper. However, he additionally posted worrisome messages on social media, akin to:
I really feel emptyyyyyyyyyyyyyy
And he adopted it up with:
I simply wana be everyone’s every thing I need an excessive amount of from individuals however then I don’t need something from them on the similar time u really feel me I don’t let individuals badist me however I need badistance however not when I’ve my drugs however that’s non permanent someday possibly I received’t die younger and I’ll be completely satisfied? What is completely satisfied I all the time have happiness for like 10 seconds after which it’s gone. I’m getting so uninterested in this.
Many individuals within the music neighborhood–akin to Makonnen, Zane Lowe, Lil Yachty, Mark Ronson, Charli XCX, Ty Dolla $ign, and Sam Smith–supplied 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 pals take the time to