Juicy J has opened up Gangsta Boo’s loss of life, revealing he has a nagging remorse in regards to the tragic state of affairs.
Throughout an interview with Sway within the Morning, the Three 6 Mafia member revealed he had caught up along with his former groupmate months shortly earlier than her sudden passing they usually had shared a heart-to-heart dialog.
Juicy stated Boo’s drug use was unimaginable to disregard that day and he was deeply involved about her wellbeing. Once they stated their goodbyes, one thing inside him informed him that may be the final time they might see one another.
“Man, shit tore me up,” Juicy stated when requested about Boo’s loss of life. “I received a textual content that morning from [La] Chat, it was similar to, ‘Boo useless.’ It caught in my head.
“Final time I noticed Gangsta Boo was a few months earlier than she handed. We talked about a number of various things — we talked about life and her mother passing. We hugged and talked about previous instances.”
He continued: “I seen one thing about her on the time. She was doing coke at the moment and she or he was very, very excessive. I can inform when you will have that coke face and she or he was simply sniffing and stuff like that.
“I ain’t gon’ lie, man, that is actual shit — it’s scary, nevertheless it’s actual shit. When she walked off, one thing was telling me like, ‘She gon’ die.’”
“I don’t know the place that got here from, however I used to be simply her like — ’trigger I knew she’d been doing it for a very long time so I used to be like, ‘Rattling, man. You continue to doing cocaine?’” he added.
“And I needed to say one thing to her, to speak to her about it. Again within the day, I might pull her to the aspect like, ‘Boo, put that shit up. We received work to do.’
“However I hadn’t seen Boo in a very long time and so, you already know, she a grown lady so I wasn’t attempting to be all up in her enterprise … I want I may’ve stated one thing. I’m like, ‘Fuck.’”
When requested what we might’ve informed Boo in that second, Juicy stated: “I might’ve simply pulled her to the aspect and gave her my quantity and be like, ‘Look, for those who want some assist, you want someone to speak to. I see you continue to doing the coke, let’s speak about it, let’s attempt to get you some assist.’
“Again within the day, I keep in mind going over to Lord Notorious’ home and choosing him up. I might attempt to take them to rehab — and I used to be fucking drunk on alcohol doing this shit! Drunk as a muthafucka.
“However I might nonetheless be like, ‘Nah, we gotta get off this coke, we gotta cease doing this shit. It’s fucking the group up, it’s breaking shit up.’
“I’m attempting to maintain all people collectively and maintain all people down, however n-ggas was wild, man. Three 6 Mafia was a wild-ass group.”
Gangsta Boo (actual title Lola Chantrelle Mitchell) died on January 1, 2023 on the age of 43. She was found unresponsive at her mom’s dwelling in Memphis and pronounced useless on the scene.
Her loss of life was dominated an unintended overdose per an post-mortem report that was launched months later. The report revealed she had overdosed on fentanyl, cocaine and ethanol (alcohol).
Regardless of being shut collaborators, neither Juicy J nor his Three 6 Mafia cohort DJ Paul attended Boo’s funeral — though a video tribute from the previous was sadly lower on account of technical difficulties.
“Relaxation in peace to the Queen of Memphis, Lola Mitchell a.okay.a Gangsta Boo,” Juicy stated in his subdued video. “Prayers exit to the household, pals, the followers. We misplaced an ideal one, man. I’m kinda brief for phrases. It was onerous for me to make this video. I miss Gangsta Boo’s smile. Gangsta Boo and I had a dialog two months in the past.”
He continued: “We did a present collectively and we had an ideal dialog. We talked about previous instances. We talked about household, pals, music. Relaxation in peace, man, we misplaced the Queen of Memphis. She received’t be forgotten. Gonna preserve her title out right here. Gonna preserve the music alive. Prayers up.”
A posthumous Gangsta Boo album is reportedly within the works and is anticipated to function collaborations with Latto, Run The Jewels, La Chat, Skepta, Crunchy Black and others.