The American rapper Mac Miller was found dead on Friday. He was only 26 years old.
“He was a bright light in this world for his family, friends and fans”. Details about the cause of death do not exist at this time, wrote the family.
According to US media reports, Miller was found dead on Friday. Paramedics were called by emergency call to the house of the musician near Los Angeles, reported the Internet service “TMZ.com”. According to Variety, a drug overdose is thought to be the cause of death.
In August, Miller released his latest album “Swimming”. Still on Thursday, he wrote on Twitter that he was looking forward to his upcoming tour, which should begin in late October in San Francisco.
The real-life rapper Malcolm James McCormick had raised addiction issues in his songs and in interviews. After a car accident last May, he was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. He had hit his car against a power pole. A few weeks earlier, Miller and Grande had separated after nearly two years of relationship.