On Wednesday night the Hip-Hop/Alternative Rock world had a shock when 21-year-old Long Island born artist, Lil Peep, died of an overdose. The death would be confirmed by Lil Peep’s long time manager, Mikey Cortez.
A few months ago Lil Peep released his debut album titled Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 1. The album including a track titled Better Off Dying which included lyrics about the artist’s drug use. On the smokeasac & IIVI-produced track Peep would sing, “Cocaine lined up, secrets that I’m hidin”.
Many artist in the Hip-Hop community are reacting to the sudden death of Lil Peep including Juicy J, Lil B, Lil Pump, Lil Yachty, & others. Check out reactions below. Rest In Peace to a young legend Lil Peep.
R.I.P. Lil Peep
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) November 16, 2017
RIP LIL PEEP
— Lil pump (@lilpump) November 16, 2017
I remember Lil peep telling me he is against the sexual abuse of women and people in the music industry… I will continue to push his vision thank you – Lil B
— Lil B THE BASEDGOD (@LILBTHEBASEDGOD) November 16, 2017
Didn’t know Lil peep but RIP. Quick message to the youth tho. If you ain’t really bout that life & you doing drugs just to be cool or fit in. Stop that shit, it ain’t gone end well. Be smart
— RARE (@kcamp) November 16, 2017
Wow RIP to the homie Lil Peep 😢🙏🏽
— RICH THE KID (@richthekid) November 16, 2017
— Metro Boomin (@MetroBoomin) November 16, 2017
RIP my bro @Lilpeep 😭💔
— MATT OX (@MATTOX215) November 16, 2017
In all other words Peep was a great transparent and very respectable artist you shared so much and gave his all to his fans.
— Chef McNasty (@KREAYSHAWN) November 16, 2017