Mac Miller dead at 26 of apparent overdose

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Miller was reportedly found at his home in the afternoon of Friday, September 7, and pronounced dead at the scene.

Following the news of Mac Miller's death from an apparent overdose on Friday, a source tells ET that his ex, Ariana Grande, is "devastated" by the tragic news.

Less than 24 hours before his death, Miller tweeted details of his upcoming "Swimming" tour, noting, "I wish it started tomorrow". He was 19 when he released his YouTube "Blue Slide Park" album on November 8, 2011.

Miller had just been preparing to embark on a US tour after releasing his most recent album, Swimming, on August 3.

In May, shortly after the end of his two-year relationship with the pop singer Ariana Grande, Miller was charged with a DUI after police said he hit a utility pole with his vehicle.

The rapper, whose music had documented struggles with substance abuse and depression, was found unresponsive at his home in Los Angeles on Friday morning after a reported overdose.

Chancelor Bennet, better known as Chance The Rapper, said they were good friends and helped him to launch his career. Miller had skyrocketed to fame eight years ago with the release of his mixtape, "K.I.D.S. (Kickin' Incredibly Dope S--)", which earned him a contract with Rostrum Records.

In 2014, Miller signed a $10 million contract with Warner Bros.

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He was also arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) and a hit-and-run case, which led Grande to tweet out a message to "take care of yourself".

It has not yet been reported what exactly caused Mac's death, but for now we're sending our condolences to his family, friends, and fans.

A profile of Mac was published Thursday by Vulture, in which Mac mentioned he has enormous pressure growing up in the public eye.

Mac Miller and his then girlfriend, Ariana Grande.

The album included the song Come Back to Earth, with Miller trying to chart his way through tough times: "In my own way, I feel like living some alternate reality/And I was drowning, but now I'm swimming through stressful waters to relief".

The two dated for two years and Ariana mentioned his substance abuse was a real deal breaker for their relationship. And I don't want just sadness either, ' he said.

"Unconditional love is not selfish", she continued. "I can't wait to know and support you forever and I'm so proud of you!" "One social media user goes as far I accusing her of murder:" It's amusing because you actually did kill him".

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