Gustav Åhr (November 1, 1996 – November 15, 2017), better known by his stage name Lil Peep, was an American rapper and singer. Peep was known for his cloud rap musical style in which the rappers are emotional and sincere, usually in a sad manner; with topics frequently ranging from drug abuse to suicide and the instrumentals sounding ethereal and often ambient-like, commonly with grunge influences. Several media outlets have also described him as being responsible for the “post-emo revival style of hip-hop.
A toxicology report issued by the Pima County Office Of The Medical Examiner on Dec 8, 2017, confirmed that Lil Peep’s exact caused of death is a mixture of Xanax (alprazolam) and (opioid) Fentanyl which resulted in an overdose.
Lil Peep born Gustav Åhr died on November 21, 2015, the day of his 21st birthday in Tucson, AZ while still performing around the country promoting his album Come Over When You’re Sober.