Mikey Cortez Confirms Soundcloud Artist Lil Peep Has Died After Overdose

Popular Soundcloud artist, Lil Peep, who gained popularity after totaling millions of plays on the streaming platform has died after an apparent overdose. The singer most known for his Benz Truck single was scheduled to perform in Tuscon, Arizona but reportedly overdosed on faux Xanax pills laced with Fentanly. He was rushed to the hospital while in critical condition but would be pronounced dead shortly after his arrival. A Reddit user put together events piece by piece which was documented via social media that apparently led up to Lil Peep’s death.

 Lil Peep’s manager, Mikey Cortez, would confirm his death leaving a comment on his Instagram page. His comments would state, “I’m completely heart broken and lost right now. I can’t even feel it’s not real. I love you and I’ll miss you always. One of the realest. Please someone tell me this isn’t real.” He would post another comment which read, “Guys I’m sorry but it’s true. I confirmed it. Please I don’t really wanna talk about it I’ll prob delete this I just don’t know where else to vent.”

The Long Island bred artist was 21 years old. Rest in peace Lil Peep.

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