Rapper Mac Miller Dead at 26
Rapper Mac Miller has died of an apparent overdose. He was 26.
The rapper was pronounced dead at on Friday (September 7) at his Studio City, California, home, the LA County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner confirmed to PEOPLE. His official cause of death is yet to be determined.
David Byrnes, an attorney for Miller, confirmed the death to the New York Times.
“Malcolm McCormick, known and adored by fans as Mac Miller, has tragically passed away at the age of 26,” his family said in a statement provided to multiple outlets. “He was a bright light in this world for his family, friends and fans. Thank you for your prayers. Please respect our privacy. There are no further details as to the cause of his death at this time.”