In mid-November, the devastating news broke of Lil Peep’s death. At the time, the cause of death wasn’t exactly clear but many speculated it was from an overdose from drugs, specifically Xanax.
Since then, there’s been investigations from police and the conversation surrounding the glorification of drugs in hip hop heightened. The toxicology report has come in and confirmed the exact cause of his death.
Lil Peep’s death has officially been ruled as an accidental overdose of Xanax and Fentanyl, according to reports . The Pima County Medical Examiner said his overdose was from a combination of the “toxic effects of fentanyl and alprazolam.” Alprazolam is the generic form of Xanax.
In addition to that, they found many other drugs in his system including marijuana, cocaine and Tramadol in his bloodstream. His urine test also had traces of Hydrocodone, Hydromorphone, Oxycodone and Oxymorphone.
Lil Peep was found dead on his tour bus on the night of November 16th.