Kehlani and other stars are beginning their new year in mourning after news spread that up-and-coming rapper Lexii Alijai has passed away. The 21-year-old rapper was a rising talent in the hip-hop community. Lexii Ailjai's family broke the news of her death on social media. As of now, the cause of the young star's passing is not yet known. Lexii rose to fame with her viral remixes of hits from Nas and Drake, and released two albums when she was just a teenager.