Mac Miller Has Reportedly Passed Away Aged 26
7 September 2018, 21:57 | Updated: 7 September 2018, 22:29
The sad news was confirmed by law enforcement sources.
Rapper and producer Mac Miller has reportedly died aged 26.
According to TMZ, law enforcement sources said that Mac (real name Malcolm James McCormick), was found at his San Fernando Valley home and was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene on Friday (September 7). It's also been reported that he died of an apparent overdose. No other details have yet been confirmed.
The musician had just released an album and had planned to launch a tour at the end of October.
Tributes to Mac are already pouring in from celebrities and fans on Twitter.
Praying for Mac’s family and that he rest easy 🙏🏽👼🏽 #pgh #412— Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) September 7, 2018
Rip Mac miller— Diplo ⚡️ (@diplo) September 7, 2018
Unreal. So sad. RIP Mac Miller ❤️— Shawn Mendes (@ShawnMendes) September 7, 2018
Its so crazy cause earl literally hit me up this morning him and vince were real friebds I met at a pivotal time in my life through mac. This shit hurts so bad. If you love someone male sure u tell em— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) September 7, 2018
this is incredibly sad. mac miller was a great person and my friend— rex orange county (@rexorangecounty) September 7, 2018
shocked & sad about Mac Miller. such a talented guy with so much life ahead. RIP.— ac (@alessiacara) September 7, 2018
Man....this shit is crazy. Rest In Peace Mac😔— Lauren Jauregui (@LaurenJauregui) September 7, 2018
such sad news! I cant believe it. Rest in peace Mac— DUA LIPA (@DUALIPA) September 7, 2018
I’m in total disbelief right now 💔— Normani (@Normani) September 7, 2018
To a man who had supported me every step of the way. I love you so much. Thank you for everything. Thank you for sharing your gifts. I love you. pic.twitter.com/kMt7UeQW8K— Quinta (@quintabrunson) September 7, 2018
WE WERE SUPPOSED TO GO TO OHANAS THIS WEEK I WAS SUPPOSED TO COME THIS WEEKEND WE WERE SHOOTING YOUR VIDEO NEET WEEK WE HAD TO FINISH YOUR NEW FAVORITE SHOW NO NO NO NO U GOT THE SATURN TATOO AFTER I DID UR CHART THIS IS TOO MUCH— Kehlani (@Kehlani) September 7, 2018