The American rapper or former Three 6 Mafia member Gansta Boo, 43, was found dead in her House in Memphis on New Year’s Day. What caused her death?
Lola Chantrelle Mitchell is professionally known by her stage name Gangsta Boo. The American rapper was known for being the second female member of the hip-hop group Three 6 Mafia.
A few months before leaving the group or label around 2002, she released her second album, Both Worlds *69, because of money disputes and issues related to the promotion of her album.
Mafia, Stay Fly, Slob on My Nob, Half On a Sack, Late Night Tip, and Poppin’ My Collar are her notable works.
The news of Lola’s sudden death has shocked the world. People want to learn how the hip-hop pioneer died and the reason for her death. Was Gangsta Boo killed? Here is everything we know about the famous musician’s death.
Was Gangsta Boo Killed? What Happened To Her? Death Cause Explored
The American rapper or former Three 6 Mafia member Gansta Boo was found dead in her House in Memphis on New Year’s Day.
The rapper’s death news was first reported by Fox 13 Memphis. Later, DJ Paul confirmed the 43-year-old musician’s death via an Instagram post.
As for Gangsta Boo’s death cause, TMZ reported that the Stay Fly singer’s passing appears to be drug-related. In addition, Police will soon launch an officiant investigation.
She was with her brother at a concert in Memphis, and it has been said that her sibling was required to be hospitalized after an overdose.
While Gangsta Boo’s brother is okay, people familiar with her death scene reportedly insist narcotics were found on her person, and a fentanyl-laced substance is believed to be at play.
However, an autopsy is yet to be done. So, let’s wait and see what caused the death of Gangsta Boo.
Gangsta Boo Posted On Instagram Less Than 24 Hours Before Death
Less than 24 hours before she passed away, the Both Worlds *69 hitmaker uploaded a New Year’s Eve performance video on her Instagram.
In the caption, the Late Night Tip rapper wrote, “Some of the things I accomplished in 2022! So enjoyable and fruitful. I really came out of my shell! 2023 be 23’n! The rapper didn’t forget to wish Happy New Year to everyone.
Furthermore, in an interview with Billboard that ran just last month, Boo revealed that she was working on a new project, The BooPrint, which she hoped to release in early 2023.
Gangsta Boo Was A Memphis Native
On 7 August 1979, Gangsta Boo was born in the Whitehaven area of Memphis, Tennessee. She came from a middle-class family that eventually moved to the hood after her mother and Father ended their marriage.
The late musician began her musical career as a teenage girl. She joined the influential hardcore group Three 6 Mafia in 1994. She was the second and only female member after K-9.
Mitchell worked with Three 6 Mafia for eight years and appeared on the first five studio albums. She left the group in the early 2000s.
In 2013, Gangsta Boo, DJ Paul, Crunchy Black, Lord Infamous, and Koopsta Knicca formed a spinoff group called Da Mafia 6ix. The new spinoff’s debut mixtape was 6ix Commandments.
Upon its release in 2014, the debut mixtape amassed huge success and reached no. 34 on Billboard Top R&B Album Chart
Gangsta Boo also had a remarkable solo career. Her debut album, Enquiring Minds, was released in 1998, and it peaked at No. 15 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums list and No. 46 on the Billboard 200.