Facts of Lil Peep
|Full Name||Gustav Elijah Ahr|
|Birth Name||Gustav Elijah Åhr|
|Birth City||Allentown, Pennsylvania|
|Father Name||Karl Johan Åhr|
|Father Profession||College Professor|
|Mother Name||Liza Womack|
|Relation With||Arzaylea Rodriguez|
|Education||Long Beach High School|
|Date of Birth||November 1,1996|
How Much Was The Net Worth Of Rapper Lil Peep?
Awful Things singer Lil Peep was an American singer, rapper, songwriter, and model. Peep was popular for his emo revival style of hip hop and rock music.
His debut album Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 1 was released on 15th August 2017. Likewise, Lil Peep’s second album titled Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt.2 was released on 8 November 2018. He owned a net worth of $300 thousand at the time of his death.
Lil Peep’s Net Worth Was $300k At His Death
Lil Peep grabbed public and media attention with his music style and gained positive feedbacks for his works.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Peep owned a net worth of $300 thousand at the time of his demise. He earned his riches from his album sales, tours, concert, and merch sales.
His Songs, Albums Sales, Earned Pretty Well: HIs Career From The Beginning
Peep began his music career while he was still a high school student. He released his first mixtape titled Lil Peep Part One in 2015 generating 4,000 plays in its first week. His Extended Play called Feelz was released following with his second mixtape Live Forever.
He then joined Los Angeles-based rap collective, Gothboiclique, and released a full-length mixtape Cry Baby in June 2016. The same month, First Access Entertainment (FAE) partnered with Lil Peep on a joint venture to invest and advise him.
Peep released his fourth and final mixtape titled Hellboy with hit songs like Girls and OMFG. The songs gained millions of views and plays on video sharing platforms like SoundCloud and YouTube. He toured the United States for his first-ever solo tour called The Peep Show.
Lil Peep released his debut studio album titled Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 1 on 15 August 2017 with First Access Entertainment and Warner Music Sweden. The album includes singles like Benz Truck, The Brightside, Awful Things, and Save That Shit.
The album was a commercial success peaking at no.38 on the US Billboard 200. To support the album, Peep took part in his first world tour which started in the UK in September and ended in the United States in November due to his untimely death.
Peep collaborated with Marshmello for the song Spotlight which was officially released on 12 January 2018. Similarly, the same month, rapper Juicy J released a song ‘Got ‘Em Like’ featuring Lil Peep and Wiz Khalifa.
On 27 January 2018, rapper Teddy also released a song collaboration titled ‘Dreams & Nightmares’ with Peep. In March 2018, Columbia Records acquired Peep’s music archive and released a posthumous single titled ‘4 Gold Chains’ with a music video featuring Clams Casino.
On 14 October 2018, Lil Peep’s estate revealed that his second album Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 2 was finished in September 2018 and were waiting for release approval from Lil Peep’s family. The album first single ‘Cry Alone’ was released on 18th October 2018.
The album was released on 9th November 2018 and peaked at no.4 on the Billboard 200. The album sold 81,000 album-equivalent units making it Peep’s first US top 10 album. The album includes songs like Falling Down, Sunlight on Your Skin, Cry Alone, Runaway, and Life is Beautiful.
On 10th March 2019, a documentary ‘Everybody’s Everything’ which chronicles Lil Peep’s life was released at the SXSW Film Festival.
Is Lil Peep’s Social Media Accounts Still Active?
Yes, Lil Peep’s social media accounts like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook and still run by his management teams and family members. His Instagram account is run under his name Lil Peep and has 4.3 million followers.
Likewise, his twitter account has 598k followers and 1.146 million on Facebook. On the other hand, his self-titled YouTube channel has over 4.92 million subscribers.
Where Did Lil Peep Live?
At the time of his demise, Peep was living in London, England. Although the exact house locations are not revealed he moved to London during a disentanglement with a fellow member of Gothboiclique.
The median house price in London ranges around £478,853 ($595,183). He surely owned a massive house during his stay in England.
Previously, Peep lived in Los Angeles where the house price ranges around $849,500 with an annual property tax of $6,737.
Lil Peep’s Short Biography
Lil Peep was born Gustav Elijah Ahr on 1st November 1996 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, the United States. He was born to mother Liza Womack who was a teacher, and father Karl Johan Ahr who was a professor.
Peep held American nationality and had mixed (Irish, Swedish, and German) descent. He also claimed to had Swedish citizenship.
Peep attended Lindell Elementary School and later Long Beach High School located in Lido Beach, New York. However, Peep dropped out of high school and earned his high school diploma from online courses.
Who Was Lil Peep Dating?
Peep came out as a bisexual in August 2017 via Twitter Post. He was dating singer/actress Bella Thorne at that time. The couple dated for a while before parting their ways.
Peep than started dating Instagram star, Arzaylea Rodriguez. They first met during his Come Over When You’re Sober tour and became friends and eventually fell in love.
The couple started dating two months earlier his death in November.
How Old Was Lil Peep At The Time Of His Death?
Peep passed away at the age of 21. He was found dead on 15 November 2017 on his tour bus by his manager who went to check on him for his preparation for the performance at a Tucson, Arizona venue.
As per reports, Peep has taken a nap around 5:45 p.m. before his show. His manager checked on him twice sleeping and breathing fine, however, was unable to wake him up during the third time. His manager performed CPR before medics arrived, though he was pronounced dead.
On 8th December, the Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner released a toxicology report certifying the cause of death was an accidental overdose due to the pain medication fentanyl and the benzodiazepine alprazolam.
Peep’s blood test was positive for cannabis, Tramadol, and cocaine. Whereas, his urine test shows multiple powerful opiates including hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxymorphone, and oxycodone.
Peep was cremated at Huntington Station, New York, and his ashes were placed in his grandfather’s garden.
Tributes By Other Artists
Following his death, numerous artists of the music industry paid tribute to Peep. Jon Caramanica, a music critic held a special remembrance podcast episode to honor Peep. Likewise, Good Charlotte honored Lil Peep by releasing a cover of Awful Things which was also shown at his memorial in Long Beach, New York.
On 2nd December 2017, his family, friends, and fans held a memorial in Long Beach to pay their respect to Lil Peep. The same day, a memorial was held in London as a large picture of Peep was projected on the side of the Houses of Parliament in Central London.
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