How did Lil Tay Die ?

The social media star Lil Tay, whose real name is Claire Hope, has died.

The statement shared on Ms Tay's Instagram account on Wednesday (August 9).

The news in the Instagram post was met with utter disbelief by her fans, who raised doubts about the credibility of the information.

Lil Tay was originally from Canada but moved to Los Angeles.

She amassed a huge social media following of over 3.4 million people on Instagram. 

have started writing music at the age of seven, as per Metro.