Mac Miller Dead at 26 After Apparent Drug Overdose

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After reportedly being arrested for drinking under influence and a hit and run in May, he confessed to being two times over the legal limit.

He fled the scene and was charged with hit-and-run and DUI. He was due to appear in court on September 11.

Representatives for Miller did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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He said: "I love lean; it's great".

"It's unusual. Like, the whole thing is a little odd but it's not negative", he said. You know, it's all positive energy. I was not happy and I was on lean very heavy.

In a second tweet posted not long after, the 26-year-old again discussed his tour, writing, "go get tickets", and included the names of his opening acts, Thundercat and J.I.D. He released his first mixtape called But My Mackin' Ain't Easy in 2007, at age 15.

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The news comes just as the rapper was preparing to head off on a solo tour, following the release of his new album, Swimming. The album entered at number one on the Billboard 200.

He was preparing to launch a USA tour for his latest album "Swimming" that was scheduled to kick off in San Francisco on October 27.

ET has reached out to Miller's rep for comment.

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