Gangsta Boo, rap pioneer and member of hip hop group Three 6 Mafia, has died on the age of 43, E! News has confirmed.
“Gangsta Boo, born Lola Chantrelle Mitchell, was pronounced dead on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023 in her hometown of Memphis, TN at the age of 43,” her rep solely informed E! News in an announcement on Jan. 2. “She was a pioneer of female rap collaborating with artists such as Eminem, E-40, OutKast, Lil Jon, Krayzie Bone, Gucci Mane, GloRilla, Latto and many other huge names in hip hop and R&B.”
Due to the continuing investigation, specifics concerning her reason for dying haven’t been launched. An post-mortem is being carried out, her rep confirmed.
Gangsta Boo’s mom, Veronica Mitchell, and her household added, “The Mitchell family would like to thank everyone for their condolences regarding the untimely death of Lola ‘Gangsta Boo’ Mitchell. The family is asking for your continued prayers and privacy as we process the loss of our loved one.”