Lil Bo Weep, real name Winona Brooks, has passed away at the age of 22, shocking fans around the globe. Her death was confirmed on March 6, leading to a flurry of touching tributes online
Australia is mourning the loss of a rising musical artist named Lil Bo Weep.
The news that the singer and rapper passed away on March 6, shocked fans at home and around the world.
Fans took to social media to express their gratitude to her amid the false news.
Canadian singer Alice Glass said: “Rip Lil Bo Weep. First heard ‘I wrote this song 4 of you’ and fell in love with your music immediately. I’m so sorry you’ve suffered. I wish this Angel was still here and never met anyone who could hurt you.”
One fan simply said: “I know that Lil Bo Weep is a literal angel now and she always has been. She’s been through so much darkness but her whole being is a body of light. sweet, caring morning. I love her.”
Who is Lil Bo Weep?
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Lil Bo Weep’s real name is Winona Brooks, she is a rapper and singer who first started producing music on SoundCloud in 2015.
The talented young musician, just 22 years old, is from Adelaide in Australia and she has also performed under the stage name Unaloon.
Her songs ‘CODEPENDENCY’ and ‘not ok but it ok’ have been streamed on Spotify over 5 million and 12 million times respectively and she has released two EPs.
How did Lil Bo Weep die?
The cause of Lil Bo Weep’s tragic death has yet to be confirmed, but her father Matthew Schofield said she “fought her best against her demons”.
In a tribute on Facebook, he shared a picture of the two of them together, writing: “Beautiful Winona Lisa Green Jan 2, 2000 to Mar 5, 2022.
“This weekend, we lost our daughter’s battle to get her life back to the depression, trauma, PTSD and drug addiction we’ve been battling since we brought her back. from the US via DFAT emergency repatriation but broke up.
“She fought hard against her demons as we all stood by her side and picked up shards time and time again but she couldn’t fight any more and we lost her.
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“As her dad, I’m so proud of her that I’m speechless because she’s my hero, my daughter and my best friend that I love so much. Now she’s gone. more pain with the universe wanting their angel back.”
He added: “A big part of me is gone right now but I respectfully ask my dear friends to try not to call me until I get through this.
“ALWAYS IN MY HEART. I LOVE MY WIN. Lil Bo Weep.”
Her death was first confirmed by rapper smrtdeath on March 6; Winona showed on his ‘far’ track.
She has struggled with mental health issues for a while and the last few years have been reported to be very difficult.
Her most recent Instagram, just 5 days ago, explains that she is on heavy medication due to complete post-traumatic stress disorder (CTPSD) and that she is “mourning over the loss of her baby.” me”.
In a brave post, she said: “I take Seroquel a lot to avoid any psychosis due to my CTPSD. Not only have I mourned my baby, but I recently discovered the possibility. Her fertility was affected growing up with a severe eating disorder.”
She then urges people in similar positions to think about what they’re doing to their bodies, “Because I may never be able to have a full-term pregnancy or have a baby of your own.” myself because of the way I treat my body.”
If you are struggling and need help and support, The Samaritans operates a toll-free helpline open 24/7 on 116 123. Alternatively, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to write down how you feel.
For information on eating disorders, UK charity BEAT BEAT can help.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/lil-bo-weep-dead-cause-26403057 Singer Lil Bo Weep dies aged 22 after struggles with mental health