Three 6 Mafia’s Gangsta Boo has died. She was 43.
Born Lola Mitchell, the previous rap group member’s demise was confirmed by her label-mate DJ Paul Okay.O.M., who posted a photo of her deejaying in tribute.
Her explanation for demise is unknown.
Native Memphis, Tenn., outlet Fox 13 reported that Mitchell was discovered lifeless Sunday afternoon round 4:00 p.m native time.
Paul’s Instagram publish was flooded with condolences, with rapper 2 Chainz commenting, “Mannnn😢.”
Lil Jon added, “MAN WE WAS JUS TOGETHER 3 WEEKS AGO 🥲 REST WELL QUENN 🙏🏽.”
A rep for Mitchell didn’t instantly return Web page Six’s request for remark.
The “Late Evening Tip” rapper was the second feminine member of Three 6 Mafia after Okay-9. Mitchell went on to launch varied solo albums along with showing on the group’s first 5 studio releases.
After becoming a member of Three 6 Mafia within the Nineties, Mitchell left the group within the early 2000s to launch one other solo album and quite a few mixtapes. She was featured on songs from well-known rappers together with Gucci Mane, OutKast, The Recreation and extra.
Extra just lately, the Queen of Memphis started working with music shops resembling Uproxx to place out new music and performances. In early December, she shared a video of her stay efficiency of “I’m Recent” in partnership with the publication.
“#wassupmane Had enjoyable doing this stay session of “I’m Recent” (produced by my brother @nickhook) at @uproxxmusic@uproxx S/O to the ppl behind the scenes that made this occur! #theBooPrint#BooRoxx#easy,” she wrote alongside the video.
Simply three days in the past, the famed performer posted a goofy photo along with her buddy MJG, writing, “MJG over my erratic habits 😅 #stress.”