Earlier today it was reported by TMZ that musician Mac Miller died from an apparent overdose at the age of 26. Having created a strong following since he was a teen, Miller’s death shocked not only his fans but his many friends in the industry. Miller has openly battled substance abuse in the past which he also touches upon in many of his lyrics.
Miller was set to go on tour this fall for his latest studio album, Swimming. Below are more artists including Kid Cudi and Wiz Khalifa that have given their condolences to Miller. After doing so, take a read through: “Remembering Mac Miller Through His Music.”
Long Live Mac Miller, Rest In Peace We Love You
— Jaden Smith (@officialjaden) September 7, 2018
Really fucked up about Mac
— The Chosen One (@KidCudi) September 7, 2018
THE MAN WAS TOO GENEROUS ! HE EXTENDED HIS HOME TO ALL OF US . PEACE TO THE MILLER FAMILY AND THE WHOLE EXTENDED FAMILY. WE HURTIN ???????
— thebe kgositsile (@earlxsweat) September 7, 2018
— King Push (@PUSHA_T) September 7, 2018
Rip Mac miller
— Diplo ⚡️ (@diplo) September 7, 2018
My guy MAC MILLER…rest up bro ??
— FUTURE/FREEBANDZ (@1future) September 7, 2018
This is a message for anybody in this game that’s going through something. If you don’t feel right, if you feel you have a substance problem, if you need a ear to vent to. If you uncomfortable talking to people around you. Please reach out to me.
— J. Cole (@JColeNC) September 7, 2018
love you bro pic.twitter.com/JEVYgKOjPd
— Khalid (@thegreatkhalid) September 7, 2018
Praying for Mac’s family and that he rest easy ???? #pgh #412
— Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) September 7, 2018
shocked & sad about Mac Miller. such a talented guy with so much life ahead. RIP.
— ac (@alessiacara) September 7, 2018
I’m so saddened to hear about @MacMiller☹️? such a kind spirit Sending prayers for strength for his family & friends & fans during this difficult time??
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) September 7, 2018
one of the most kindest human beings i knew, i truly can’t believe this shit right now. a true artist and true friend. may you rest in peace Mac, will miss you and your music very very much
— Aminé (@heyamine) September 7, 2018
I’m so fucked up right now this is so sad I can’t believe it R.I.P. MAC MILLER
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) September 7, 2018
Woke up to some bullshit RIP Mac Miller
— Swae Lee Lee Swae (@goSwaeLee) September 7, 2018
I was just talking to u last night… We were supposed to shoot the conversation video on Wednesday. I love you, thank you for changing my life. RIP @MacMiller
— Cole Bennett (@_ColeBennett_) September 7, 2018
RIP Mac Miller
— Grandmaster Flash (@DJFlash4eva) September 7, 2018
Never had the chance to meet Mac Miller but was a huge fan of his music. Our prayers go out to his family and friends. And for those struggling with addiction or know someone who is, please seek help you are not alone these things don’t just get better
— THE CHAINSMOKERS (@TheChainsmokers) September 7, 2018
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
So sad u gone home young Mac I had to post this to smile and think about the good Time we had on the set of this movie man god bless ya family. Pittsburg we lost a real one today ? @macmiller ?? pic.twitter.com/AZkqUlhm1V
— Snoop Dogg (@SnoopDogg) September 7, 2018
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Back in 2010 a rapper I never heard of named @macmiller called my phone asking for a feature. He was super gracious on the phone so I googled him and saw that he built quite an impressive following for himself online. I agreed to do the song so we got back on the phone to bounce ideas around. Even though he was a young new cat, he was driven to capture the truest essence of hiphop. He sent me a bunch of beats that felt like classic hiphop and it was my honor and my pleasure to work with him on what became the first of a couple of songs we did together, Family First. Every time I saw Mac on the road or at a party after that it always so much love love and respect. He was pure artist. Pure ambition. Pure heart. @clockworkdj who started out touring with me ended up becoming Mac’s tour dJ. Mac turned the platform @wizkhalifa provided for him into his own, he owned it and he repped for his city of Pittsburgh in a major way. Whenever issues of racist policing or white privilege came to the forefront, Mac Miller was alway one of the select few artists, of any genre, of any race, to speak up and speak out. Beyond being a great MC, Mac Miller made it a priority to show solidarity with the marginalized and the oppressed. What a shining light. He will be missed. #RIPMacMiller