SAD as Mac Miller Dies at 26 ... [Apparent Overdose]

Mac Miller
Mac Miller died Friday of an apparent overdose ... TMZ has learned.
Law enforcement sources says ... Mac was found Friday at around noon at his San Fernando Valley home and was pronounced dead at the scene. 

We're told authorities were alerted by a male friend who placed a 911 call from Mac's home.
Owojela's Blog learnt that Miller has had trouble recently with substance abuse ... in the wake of his breakup with Ariana Grande. The rapper wrecked his G-Wagon by wrapping it around a utility pole back in May and was arrested for DUI and hit and run. He fled the scene but cops say he later confessed at his home. He blew 2 times the legal limit.
After his arrest Ariana tweeted, "Pls take care of yourself" and was clearly concerned about substance abuse.
After their breakup, Ariana made it clear ... his substance abuse had be a deal breaker in their 2-year relationship.

His 2014 mixtape, "Faces," was almost autobiographical on the subject of drug use.  There were also references premature death.
Thursday night Mac posted video of a record player and and you hear his song, "So it Goes," which includes lyrics, "Nine lives, never, die, f*** a heaven, I'm still gettin' high."
Mac was supposed to start a tour next month.