Last month Miller was charged with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol after a May crash in which he crashed his vehicle into a power pole.
Los Angeles police said they responded to a report of a deceased person at a home on the same block where Miller is listed as a resident, but released no other details.
"I made a stupid mistake".
"I was so f-ked up all the time; it was bad", Miller told Complex at the time. It became the first independently distributed hip-hop album to debut at No 1 on the Billboard album charts, but it received poor critical notices.
S Mac Miller through the years
They wrote the usual "R.I.P.s" and 'I love yous'.
The MC last toured Australia in 2017 for Listen Out Festival in support of his album, The Divine Feminine, back when he was famously dating Ariana Grande. "Im completely broken. God bless him", the Chicago-born rapper tweeted.
Grande began dating Miller in the summer of 2016 and remained committed to the rapper until confirming their split in May of this year. As his career progressed, critics noted an expansion in Miller's approach to music to include more singing, more serious themes and dark, dense production. Cool. What can I really do? As fans of the couple may recall, Miller rushed to Grande's side in 2017 after a terrorist targeted one of her concerts in Manchester, killing 22 people, and stayed close to her in the months that followed.
Malcolm James McCormick described himself as a corny white rapper, but to many fans, he was a prolific lyricist, and to many in his industry, he was a genuine friend.
And it also sounds as though he thought he had a lot more time to ride out those ups and downs.
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