Today would have been his 29th birthday, if he did not pass away from a drug overdose that took his life away at the age of 26.
Before his second best selling posthumous album Circles, he actually created an album called Swimming, which would be his first (though, again posthumous) Grammy nomination for Best Rap Album back in 2018.
His standout song on that album, “Self Care”, currently has 250 million views on YouTube. Compared to his well known hit “Donald Trump” that has 188 million views, it’s clear that these two at some point were at odds with another:
However, there was a strong chance that Mac actually wanted to see him succeed if he actually became POTUS, even if he was joking about it:
Either way, some might argue that he did live one heck of a crazy life. To end it off, here’s some never before seen footage of him during his last moments making demos/recordings of songs that would eventually be on Swimming and Circles: