American rapper Malcolm James McCormick, popularly known as Mac Miller was reportedly found dead in his Studio City home on September 7, 2018. He apparently died of a drug overdose. He was scheduled to shoot a video on the day of his death.
He struggled with substance abuse in the past. He was also open about his struggles and made some references about drug abuse and death in his autobiographical 2014 mixtape “Faces.”
Miller who was in a long-term relationship with Ariana Grande that lasted for 2-years and ended this past May. Ariana said his addiction was mainly part of the reason for their breakup.
Miller who was preparing to embark on a U.S. tour after releasing his most recent album, “Swimming,” on Aug. 3. It was set to kick off on Oct. 27 in San Francisco