Notable for his digitally released projects Hellboy and Live Forever, he was a rapper whose lyrics leaned toward the somber topics of depression and addiction. In 2016 he collaborated with Lil Tracy to form the GOTHBOICLIQUE.
He began to release original music online in early-to-mid 2015.
He developed a strong social media presence on Instagram with over 4.6 million followers. His manager broke the news of his passing on Twitter under the user name @RealChaseOrtega.
His real name was Gustav Åhr. He was originally from Pennsylvania; but he grew up in Long Beach, New York. His mother, Liza Womack, was a first grade teacher while his father, Karl Johan, taught college. He died of an overdose at the age of 21.
He recorded songs that were produced by Smokeasac.