Terrence Malick Is Making a Documentary About Lil Peep

In the 12 months since emo rapper Lil Peep died at 21, his collaborators are charting the course for his posthumous profession. His unreleased album Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 2 will drop November 9, and per a New York Times report, his label will debut beforehand unheard songs recorded along with his buddy and collaborator iLoveMakonnen. Also coming: a soundtrack to accompany a documentary about Lil Peep’s life, to be executive-produced by Terrence Malick. According to the Times, Malick — a pop-music savant — occurs to be a household buddy.

The Times additionally studies that these in Peep’s life have been divided on his XXXTentacion collaboration “Falling Down,” launched after each their deaths. “For some, the invention of the recording was kismet, a strategy to join the music and energy of two rising stars who died approach earlier than their time. For others it was a craven collision of agendas,” the Times studies. “Several of Peep’s outdated GothBoiClique collaborators spoke out on social media about Peep’s wariness of XXXTentacion due to the extreme allegations towards him. Putting them on a track collectively after their dying washed away the very actual variations between them in life.” Lil Peep and XXXTentacion had by no means met in actual life, however Lil Peep’s mom agreed to launch the track after X’s mom reached out to her.