This afternoon, TMZ reported that rapper Mac Miller has been found dead in his home following an apparent drug overdose. Miller just released his fifth studio album, Swimming, last month. He's best known for his 2011 debut album, Blue Slide Park.
Here, celebrities and fans react to the singer's tragic death.
Its so crazy cause earl literally hit me up this morning him and vince were real friebds I met at a pivotal time in my life through mac. This shit hurts so bad. If you love someone male sure u tell em— Chance The Rapper (@chancetherapper) September 7, 2018
I can’t even process this... RIP Mac Miller. I hope this isn’t true. You were loved so much and will be missed more than you could ever know... you were a true artist. Reach out to your friends and tell them you love them... ask them how they’re doing... we need to do better pic.twitter.com/zp68Fvh1Hl— Taylor Johnson (@tayjohnsontay) September 7, 2018
Addiction is an issue that needs to be taken more seriously and treated with more urgency in this country.— Cameron Kasky (@cameron_kasky) September 7, 2018
I’m sorry to hear that Mac Miller has passed away. If you or anybody you love is struggling with addiction, please call:
RIP Mac Miller 🙏🏾— Soulja Boy Tell 'Em (@souljaboy) September 7, 2018
shocked & sad about Mac Miller. such a talented guy with so much life ahead. RIP.— ac (@alessiacara) September 7, 2018
Super sad night, I was such a huge fan of Mac Miller 😩 RIP.— Jack Maynard (@Jack_Maynard23) September 7, 2018
Long Live Mac Miller, Rest In Peace We Love You— Jaden Smith (@officialjaden) September 7, 2018
Unreal. So sad. RIP Mac Miller ❤️— Shawn Mendes (@ShawnMendes) September 7, 2018
Stunned about Mac Miller. Too young . RIP— Vinny Guadagnino (@VINNYGUADAGNINO) September 7, 2018
Rest In Peace to the great soul Mac Miller— J. Cole (@JColeNC) September 7, 2018
this is so gutting. RIP mac. by all accounts an incredible person, an objectively great musician. god fucking damnit— crissy (@crissymilazzo) September 7, 2018
“people love you when they on your mind, a thought is loves currency” one of my favorite lyrics. R.I.P— Huey Mack (@HueyMack) September 7, 2018
Mac, I️ don’t have words. Only gratitude 🙏🏽— Noah centineo (@noahcent) September 7, 2018
so sad. mac miller was a great dude. when i began my career he went out of his way to talk to me on the phone and give me advice. an amazing artist and human being— LD (@lildickytweets) 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
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
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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
If you or somebody you know is struggling with addiction, contact the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline at 1-800-662-HELP (4357).