Rapper Mac Miller died on Friday of an apparent overdose, according to TMZ.
"Authorities were called and Miller was pronounced dead at the scene at 11.51am".
He was open about his trouble with substance abuse including an addiction to powerful cough syrup - known on the street as purple drank.
Miller was involved in a hit-and-run crash in May when his vehicle hit a utility pole.
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His final album, Swimming, was released last month and featured collaborations with Snoop Dogg, Thundercat, The Internet's Syd, and John Mayer.
Mac Miller and Ariane Grande are seen at the 2016 The Meadows Music and Arts Festivals at Citi Field on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, in Flushing, New York. We worked through good times, bad times, stress, and everything else.
The 26-year-old tragically spoke of going on tour and how he wanted time to speed up in a series of tweets.
Ardalani says no cause of death has been determined and an autopsy is pending.
Mac Miller (1992 - 2018) popular rapper and singer
He had allegedly wrecked his Mercedes-Benz G Class vehicle by slamming into a utility pole, and fled the scene of the crash. Just noticed Ariana Grande disabled comments on her Instagram account after a barrage of Mac Miller-related comments.
In May, Miller was arrested in Los Angeles in connection with a vehicle crash and was later charged with driving under the influence. I can't wait to know and support you forever and I'm so proud of you!'
"I'd rather be the corny white rapper than the drugged-out mess who can't even get out of his house", he said.
Fans showed up there Friday evening to leave tokens of tribute to the well-known Pittsburgher after word circulated about his death. We wish to extend our deepest condolences to his family and friends.
'So I went through about everything.At one point weed didn't relax me from everything, it made me more paranoid about all this s**t happening. Having already gained a following via mixtapes, touring and singles like "Donald Trump", his debut, "Blue Slide Park", released in 2011, entered the Billboard album chart at #1. The "God Is a Woman" singer, who is now engaged to Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson, has not commented publicly on Miller's death. Grande responded bluntly by saying "shaming / blaming women for a man's inability to keep his shit together is a major problem".
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