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Medical Examiner: St. Paul rap and R&B artist Lexii Alijai died of fentanyl, ethanol toxicity

Medical Examiner: St. Paul rap and R&B artist Lexii Alijai died of fentanyl, ethanol toxicity Photo: Lexii Alijai/ YouTube

Updated: January 28, 2020 09:16 AM

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released new information in the death of St. Paul rapper and R&B artist Lexii Alijai, who died New Year's Day. 

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On Monday, the Hennepin County Medical Examiner reported the cause of death as mixed fentanyl and ethanol toxicity. 

Ethanol, in this case, means alcohol. 

Fellow artists mourn St. Paul rapper Lexii Alijai's death

In the immediate aftermath of her death, artists from Wale to Kehlani posted tributes.

Artist Kehlani will also be performing a benefit show on Feb. 19 at First Avenue for Alijai. 

Tickets are now on sale, and all proceeds will be going to Alijai's family and foundation. 

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