The A Tattoo on Lil Peep is a tribute to the rapper’s close friend Austin Montgomery, who died in a car accident in 2015. For Lil Peep, the tattoo served as a reminder of Austin. It’s a reminder of those that have lost their lives too soon and those we should strive to remember. For Lil Peep, the tattoo was symbolic of his loyalty to his friend and their bond. He also saw it as a way to ensure Austin’s memory lives on and for his fans to honor his memory after his death.