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Reports: Lil Peep Dead At 21

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Rock Sound 16 November 2017 at 08.15

Reports are emerging that emo rapper Lil Peep has passed away. He was 21 years old.

Lil Peep - born Gustav Åhr - was due to play at The Rock in Tucson last night (November 15), and Billboard are reporting that his manager confirmed the news of his passing, saying, "I've been expecting this call for a year. Mother fuck".

He released part one of his debut album 'Come Over When You're Sober' back in August. It featured breakout song 'Awful Things'.

The music world is paying tribute, with Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz saying, "There's something about this that hurts a little bit more..."

Post Malone also paid tribute to him, saying, "You were a great friend to me and a great person."

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