Gangsta Boo, a rapper from Three 6 Mafia, passed away at the age of 43 due to an unintentional drug overdose, as per an autopsy report. The report, disclosed by Fox 13, stated that the artist had fentanyl, cocaine, and alcohol in her system on January 1. The “Late Night Tip” singer had attended a Memphis concert with her brother the day before her death, who was hospitalized following an overdose.
Three 6 Mafia rapper Gangsta Boo’s cause of death revealed
He eventually recovered. DJ Paul K.O.M., her label-mate, confirmed the “Stay Fly” rapper’s death. Gangsta Boo, whose real name was Lola Chantrelle Mitchell, was the second female member of Three 6 Mafia after K-9. The “Side 2 Side” rapper, who was featured on tracks by famous artists such as Gucci Mane, OutKast, Latto, and The Game, left the group in the early 2000s to pursue her solo career.
She released various solo albums and mixtapes and worked with music outlets such as Uproxx to produce new music and performances. In December 2022, Gangsta Boo revealed that she was working on a new project called “The BooPrint,” which she intended to release in 2023.
Three 6 Mafia rapper Gangsta Boo died from an accidental drug overdose, an autopsy report has revealed.
The report, obtained by Fox 13, showed that the musician had fentanyl, cocaine, and alcohol in her system on January 1.
She was 43.
Just one day before her sudden death, the “Late Night Tip” hitmaker attended a Memphis gig with her brother, who was hospitalized after suffering an overdose himself.
He was ultimately able to recover from it.
The “Sippin on Some Syrup” rapper’s death was confirmed by her label-mate DJ Paul K.O.M., who posted a photo on Instagram of her deejaying in tribute at the time of her death.
The outlet, which is based in Local Memphis, Tenn., reported that Gangsta Boo was found dead around 4 p.m. local time.
Boo, whose real name was Lola Chantrelle Mitchell, shared an Instagram video just hours before her death.
In the post, the rapper gushed over her accomplishments in 2022, writing, “Some of the things that I did in 2022! So fun and productive, climbed out my shell alot!! 2023 go be 23’n! #JORDAN #BOOPRINT #recap Happy New 2023 everyone!”
The “Stay Fly” rapper was the second female member of Three 6 Mafia after K-9.
She went on to release various solo albums in addition to appearing in the rap group’s first five studio releases.
After joining Three 6 Mafia in the 1990s, Gangsta Boo left the group in the early 2000s to launch another solo album and numerous mixtapes.
The “Side 2 Side” hitmaker was featured in songs by famous rappers including Gucci Mane, OutKast, Latto, and The Game.
More recently, the Queen of Memphis began working with music outlets such as Uproxx to put out new music and performances.
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In early December, she posted a video of her live performance of “I’m Fresh” in partnership with the publication.
“#wassupmane Had fun doing this live session of “I’m Fresh” (produced by my brother @nickhook) at @uproxxmusic@uproxx S/O to the ppl behind the scenes that made this happen! #theBooPrint#BooRoxx#effortless,” she wrote alongside the clip at the time.
In December 2022, Gangsta Boo said she was working on a new project titled “The BooPrint” that she planned to release in 2023.