Following the tragic deaths of Lil Peep and Mac Miller as a result of medication, Lil Xan knew he needed to make some drastic life adjustments with a purpose to keep away from an analogous destiny. Xan took to Instagram on Thursday (Nov. 15) to tell followers of his plans to test right into a rehab facility throughout the subsequent 5 days.
"I simply dropped out of SoundCloud Uni to go to rehab, I go away in like 5 days And I couldn’t be happier with this alternative I really like you guys for being so supportive and may’t wait too get again clear headed prepared to complete my album," the 22-year-old defined of his future. Xan (actual identify: Diego Leanos) additionally gave TMZ a name to additional element why he felt this was the fitting time to go to rehab, despite the fact that he's been "10 occasions worse" along with his dependancy points previously.
"Mac Miller hit too near residence. I do know we wrestle with the identical issues and I simply really feel prefer it's time to get higher," he says. When requested what medication he's precisely been battling, Xan states, "Mostly with Hydrocodone. Norcos is what they name them. Basically, a number of opioids. I've been manner worse previously. I need to do rehab so I can recover from this final little hump, so I can lastly be again to Diego."
Upon a profitable return residence after his time in rehab, Lil Xan plans to complete his Mac Miller tribute album and alter his artist identify to Diego for good. Thursday additionally marks the one-year anniversary of Lil Peep's demise.
Watch the clips of Xan talking to TMZ under.