At first fans thought that the tweets might be a promotional stunt. Freddie’s death was later confirmed by his family. They released this statement:
“Today, our son, Frederick Eugene Buhl, age 22 years old, took his own life with a rifle shot to the head.”
His death is thought to be due to his recent break-up with rapper Honey Cocaine. Freddy E.’s final song posted to YouTube:
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