Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today.
Mac Miller’s cause of death revealed
Mac Miller died from a mix of fentanyl and cocaine, according to a toxicology report from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office. According to the report, at the time of his death on September 7, the rapper had alcohol in his system as well.
“Malcolm McCormick, the music artist known as Mac Miller, was found to have died from mixed drug toxicity, the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner determined,” an announcement on the coroner’s office website reads. “On September 7, McCormick (DOB: 1/19/92) was discovered unresponsive in his home located in the 11600 block of Valleycrest Drive in Studio City. Authorities were called and McCormick was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:51 a.m. On September 8, an autopsy was performed and a cause of death was deferred pending further investigation. It was later determined McCormick died from mixed drug toxicity (fentanyl, cocaine and ethanol).”
Rihanna sends Trump Cease & Desist for playing her music at rallies
Yesterday, Rihanna tweeted her disapproval after learning that President Donald Trump had been playing her music at his rallies. Her legal team has since sent Trump a ‘cease and desist’ letter for playing songs including “Don’t Stop the Music” at multiple political events, Rolling Stone reports.
“As you are or should be aware, Ms. Fenty has not provided her consent to Mr. Trump to use her music,” her legal team reportedly wrote in a letter sent to Trump’s White House counsel. “Such use is therefore improper.” The letter continues by claiming that Trump’s use of her music “creates a false impression that Ms. Fenty is affiliated with, connected to or otherwise associated with Trump.”
Aretha Franklin documentary shelved for 46 years to be released
An Aretha Franklin documentary is finally getting released after 46 years, Variety reports. Amazing Grace captures Franklin’s 1972 performances at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles.
Franklin died in August.
2Face Idibia sheds tears as baby mama, Pero ends rift with Annie
The rift between Pero Adeniyi and Annie Idibia can be traced back to 2015 and 2016 when they both called each other out on social media.
Pero is 2Face’s first baby mama who gave birth to three kids for the music star.
Mayorkun shares tracklist and release date of debut album
He would be releasing the anticipated album “The Mayor of Lagos” on November 16, 2018.