[UPDATE] September 19, 2018, 9.58 a.m. EST: Lil Peep and XXXTentacion‘s posthumous collaboration “Falling Down” has arrived. The track, which was first rumored in early August, was co-written by iLoveMakonnen and is now available to stream on Spotify and Apple Music. Listen in full below.
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Lil Peep and XXXTentacion are set to appear on a new, posthumous song together, according to ILoveMakonnen. The rapper broke the news on Instagram, sharing an audio clip of XXXTentacion speaking about Lil Peep’s 2017 passing. “When I heard X’s recording, talking about my dear friend Peep I could not wait any longer to share this,” Makonnen wrote in the post’s caption.
XXXTentatcion can be heard in the clip saying, “If I would have known he was so cool, I would have linked up with him sooner.” In what sounds like a studio session, he continues, “And it’s unfortunate, because it’s like, yo, people die. That’s when you, you know, your remorse makes you check them out.”
According to Makonnen’s caption, the song that he co-wrote is “coming ASAP!!!!” so stay tuned for it.
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