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Lil Xan on Tour Life, Sobriety, and His Rise to Fame

Phoenix New Times - 07 Feb 2018
For Xan and his team, tour life has been a combination of back-to-back shows, routine, and goofing off with the boys on the bus. “I wake up, usually start my day off with some very unhealthy McDonald's,” Xan says of his daily routine. “Then, I get ...
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A Big Year For Lils: Lil Xan, Lil Skies & More

Billboard - 16 Feb 2018
In 2017, 28 “Lil” artists entered the Billboard Hot 100 -- up from nine in 2016 -- with Lil Uzi Vert and Lil Yachty leading the way. Of the newer crop, these four charted highest in the last six months. MTV/TRL/Getty Images. 002. 005. Lil Xan. BIG ...
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Lil Xan Unveils Valentine's Day Merchandise

Billboard - 31 Jan 2018
It seems like rapper Lil Xan has a romantic side. The rapper is set to release a Valentine's Day-themed capsule of merchandise on his official website Wednesday (Jan. 31). The collection will include pastel hoodies, crew-necks, beanies and T-shirts ...
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Clean act: Lil Xan uses newfound stardom to spread anti-drug message

Albuquerque Journal - 15 Feb 2018
Lil Xan – born Diegon Leanos – quickly rose to fame with his single “Betrayed,” which has spread like wildfire and peaked at No. 67 on the Billboard Hot 100. The video is directed by Cole Bennett and has 110 million views. It's also accumulated over 96 ...
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If You Hate Lil Xan, He Still Loves You

HYPEBEAST (blog) - 06 Feb 2018
Last August when we published our “New Rappers You Should Know” list, Lil Xan was just one of ten candidates who we thought had potential to blow up. His biggest song “Slingshot” only had a few hundred thousand views at the time. The rapper's ...
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Nardwuar vs. Lil Xan

HYPEBEAST (blog) - 27 Jan 2018
Nardwuar linked up with fast-rising rapper Lil Xan during the Vancouver stop of his 'Xanxiety' tour on Friday. In the conversation, the rapper revealed that although he announced that he was changing his rap moniker from Lil Xan to his real name Diego ...
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Rapper Lil Xan On A Mission To 'Get Kids Off Xanax' - 13 Feb 2018
And indeed, with the tragic death of up-and-coming rapper Lil Peep from an overdose of Xanax and fentanyl, and the recent death of Fredo Santana from a seizure, more hip-hop artists have been speaking out. Lil Xan has been paying tribute to Lil Peep at ...
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Diego (Lil Xan) Debuts New "Xanarchy" Valentine's Day Apparel

HotNewHipHop - 31 Jan 2018
Valentine's Day is upon us, and while some may cross their arms and dub the "holiday" a shameless celebration of capitalist consumerism, those people are probably spending it alone anyway. For the others, love will soon be in the air, and maybe that ...
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Welcome to Noisey Weekend: Brooklyn

Noisey - 06 Feb 2018
Holy crap, get ready. Today, we're announcing the inaugural Noisey Weekend: Brooklyn, a weekend-long series of shows taking place at four venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn: Brooklyn Steel, Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn Bowl, and Rough Trade ...
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“Big in Russia” is the new “Big in Japan”

The Outline - 25 Feb 2018
Brindiukova, the translator and administrator of Lil Xan's and 6ix9ine's accounts, argues that the cultural and language barriers make the job of a well-run fan account even more vital. “[Since] many people don't know English, they can't verify if ...
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Marshmello Announces New Song, Collabs With Lil Xan, Jauz & More

Billboard - 14 Feb 2018
It's going to be a big 2018 for the Mellogang. Marshmello already announced he's working on a dance music EP for his "day ones," and he's about to unleash his next single, recently revealed to be called "FLY." He's also got a ton of collaborations ...
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Xanax and opioids shown to be a lethal mix

The Keene Sentinel - 21 Feb 2018
One entertainer, Lil Xan, derived his name from the most prominent brand. But the November death of rapper Lil Peep, attributed to Xanax and the opioid fentanyl, illustrated the danger posed by the indiscriminate use of benzodiazepines, especially when ...

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