Gangsta Boo has left for the heavenly abode. The musician who was most noted for being a member of the Memphis-based hip-hop group Three 6 Mafia has died. She passed away at the age of 43.
According to a report by TMZ, the death of Lola Chantrelle Mitchell popularly known as Gangsta Boo seems to have a connection with drugs. Keep scrolling further to find out the cause of her death.
DJ Paul shared the sad news of Gangsta Boo’s death
Gangsta Boo passed away at the age of 43 on January 1, 2023, Sunday. According to Fox 13, she was found dead around 4 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. It has been reported by the media outlet TMZ, that the unfortunate news of the rapper’s death was confirmed by her former labelmate DJ Paul on social media.
DJ Paul paid a heartfelt tribute to Gangsta Boo on the social media platform Instagram. He shared a beautiful picture of the Let Me Get That Off You singer deejaying on his Instagram feed.
As soon as the news of Gangsta Boo’s death broke out, many famous friends and fans of the musician stopped by the comments section of the Instagram post to express their deepest condolences.
The Turned Down for What rapper Lil Jon mourned the loss of the rapper by writing, “MAN WE WAS JUS TOGETHER 3 WEEKS AGO 🥲 REST WELL QUENN 🙏🏽,” meanwhile the Fast and Furious star Ludacris dropped a dove of peace emoji and a folded hands emoji in the comments section of the Instagram post.
The We Own It crooner 2 Chainz wrote, “Mannnn😢.” The Just Say That singer Duke Deuce went on to say, “Long Live The Queen 👑❤️.” DJ Starscream penned, “🙏 🕊️ 😭 prayers to the whole fam, I’m so sorry for your loss. She was such a great and kind soul ❤️ GODS WARRIOR NOW ✨🌌.”
What was the cause behind the death of Gangsta Boo?
As of this moment, the actual cause behind the passing away of Gangsta Boo has not been disclosed publicly but the media outlet TMZ has stated that the musician’s death appears to be drug-related.
Sources close to Gangsta Boo have told the publication that on New Year’s Eve, she was out and about with her brother at a local concert in Memphis and that her sibling began to overdose sometime in the night and needed the attention of the doctors but later on, he was okay.
People well-versed with Gangsta Boo’s death scene have told the media outlet that drugs were present on the How We Roll rapper’s death scene. They insisted narcotics were found on her person and that a fentanyl-laced substance is believed to be at play.
At this point, the police authorities are investigating the case. We will get to know more details about the same in the times to come.
Our hearts go out to the friends and family of the rapper Gangsta Boo during this tragic time. May her soul rest in peace. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.