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September 7, 2018  RSS feed
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Jewish rapper Mac Miller dead at 26


Mac Miller Mac Miller (JTA) – Rapper Mac Miller was found dead of an apparent drug overdose on Friday, Sept. 7. TMZ reported.

Miller, 26, was born to a Christian father and Jewish mother in Pittsburgh. He has talked about having a bar mitzvah and celebrating Jewish holidays growing up. He also has a Star of David tattoo on his hand.

In his song “S.D.S,” he describes himself as a “Jewish Buddhist tryna consume the views of Christianity.”

Miller struggled with substance abuse for years, including during a high-profile relationship with pop star Ariana Grande.

He was found by police at his home in California’s San Fernando Valley, and pronounced dead at the scene. He was about to start a concert tour next month.


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