Famous Pittsburgh rapper and Ariana Grande's ex-boyfriend Mac Miller was found dead in his home in Studio City, Los Angeles.
The 26-year old singer, whose debut album topped the charts in 2011, was also a Youtube sensation.
According to the international media, Mac died due to drug overdose. However, there is no official confirmation about it yet.
Mac's real name was Malcolm McCormick. He accepted his drug habits, particularly the misuse of prescription cough syrup, in media interviews and rap lyrics.
A statement released by his family said that Miller was "a bright light in this world for his family, friends and fans."
A lot of celebrities took to social media and expressed their condolences over Mac's tragic death. This is what they tweeted:
I can’t keep losing friends like this...I wish I spent more time with you these past weeks...I’m so sorry... rip MAC...you wrote the soundtrack to my college years and I’m so happy I got to know you...this sucks this really really sucks.— CHARLIE PUTH (@charlieputh) September 7, 2018
I dont know what to say Mac Miller took me on my second tour ever. But beyond helping me launch my career he was one of the sweetest guys I ever knew. Great man. I loved him for real. Im completely broken. God bless him.— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) September 7, 2018
Here are some of his most memorable songs:
Rest in peace, Mac!
Information Source: DNA
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