Winona Brooks , popularly known as Lil Bo Weep, was an Australian singer, rapper, musician, and YouTuber. She died on 5 March 2022 after fighting a long battle against depression, trauma, PTSD, and drug addiction.
Lil Bo Weep was born as Winona Lisa Green on Sunday, 2 January 2000 (age 22 years; at the time of death) in Adelaide, South Australia. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Lil Bo Weep in childhood
She relocated to Los Angeles, California, to pursue her higher education and was later, brought back to Australia by her family through emergency repatriation DFAT.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Hazel Grey
Parents & Siblings
Her father’s name is Matthew Schofield. Not much is known about her parents & siblings.
Lil Bo Weep with her father
Husband & Children
Lil Bo Weep was unmarried. On 27 February 2022, she shared a picture of her baby bump on her Instagram account and captioned it, “mourning you.” Later, in one of her final posts on Instagram, she was mourning the anniversary of losing a child. She said,
I would like to do something in remembrance of her, preferably spread some flowers at a beach and spend the day just mourning. I’d really appreciate it if anyone online would be kind enough to do that for me and with me.”
Lil captioned the post as
I am heavily dosed on Seroquel to avoid any psychosis from my cptsd. not only have I been mourning my child, I have recently found out my fertility has been affected by growing up with a severe eating disorder.”
Lil Bo Weep started her career in music at a very young age. In 2015, she released her music on SoundCloud under the pseudonym ‘monikers.’ Slowly, she earned popularity in the Lo-Fi, hip-hop, and emo genre. Some of her popular songs include Sorry, I Wrote This Song 4 You, Can Not Fight Away My Hell, and Codependency. She had a YouTube channel with the name ‘Lil Bo Weep’ on which she used to upload her music videos. Her channel has around 125k subscribers on it (as of 2022).
Weep had also launched an EP-“Healing Unaloon” below her nickname Unaloon. She had also performed live on various stage shows.
Lil Bo Weep had numerous tattoos inked on her body which included creepy tattoos, dope tattoos, and dragon tattoos.
Lil Bo Weep’s tattoos
Lil Bo Weep passed away on 5 March 2022 after fighting a long battle against depression, trauma, PTSD, and drug addiction. The news of her demise was confirmed by her father, Matthew Schofield, through a Facebook post. Matthew wrote,
This weekend we lost the fight for my daughter’s life against depression, trauma, PTSD, and drug addiction that we have been fighting since we got her back from America through emergency repatriation DFAT but broken. She fought hard against her demons as we all did side by side next to her and picking up the broken pieces over and over again but she could not fight any more and we lost her.”
He further wrote,
As her dad I am proud of her beyond words as she is my hero, my daughter and my best friend that I love so so much She is no longer hurting now with the universe wanting their angel back. A big part of me is lost at the moment but I ask respectfully that my close friends try not to ring me until I get someway through this.”
- She loved painting and reading books in her spare time.
- Lil was an avid animal lover and had a few pet dogs and pet cats.
Lil Bo Weep with a cat
- Weep was often spotted smoking cigarettes at various events.
- Lil Bo Weep was also known as Winona Green and Unaloon.
- Her family and friends fondly called her Winnie and Cat.
- Lil had a massive fanbase on social media platforms like TikTok, Instagram, SoundCloud, Spotify, and YouTube. She had amassed more than 36,000 followers on SoundCloud, 227,000 monthly listeners on Spotify, and 124,000 subscribers on YouTube (as of 2022).
Lil Bo Weep’s profile on Spotify