Emo Rapper Lil Peep has died at 21
Gustav Ahr, also known by his rap name, Lil Peep, has been confirmed dead at 21. He died in Tucson, Arizona on Wednesday night. Raised in New York, Lil Peep was a very promising and emerging musician, who had gained rapid prominence on SoundCloud, Youtube, and other music platforms across the emo/hip hop community.
News of the rapper's death was announced by his manager, Chase Ortega, who tweeted "I've been expecting this call for a year, motherfuck".
Rappers and fans alike mourn Peep all over twitter with infamous artists like Lil Pump and Rich The Kid extending their condolences over instagram with comments such as "R.I.P".
Peep was sure of a promising career in hip hop. His music had started to gain more popularity, his fan base had expanded by the millions, and he had just recently signed with music industry agent, Cara Lewis.