Rising rap superstar Juice Wrld suddenly fell ill this morning in Chicago and has passed away. TMZ is reporting the “Lucid Dreams” rapper had just hopped off a plane from California at Chicago Midway, and while walking through the airport he suffered what is believed to be a seizure.
It’s also being reported that when paramedics arrived, Juice Wrld was bleeding from the mouth, and the rapper died shortly after arriving at the hospital. There’s no information yet as to how long he had to wait for paramedics to arrive, or how long it took to arrive at the hospital, but we will update you as soon as possible.
A Chicago native, Juice Wrld, whose real name is Jarad Anthony Higgins, just had his 21st birthday. His music career sky-rocketed with the hits “All Girls Are the Same” and “Lucid Dreams.” After he signed a multi-million dollar major label deal with Interscope Records, Juice Wrld’s drug induced Emo Rap style and a huge worldwide tour with superstar Nicki Minaj, fueled what had become an international cult of fans for the young rapper.
Juice Wrld will truly be missed – R.I.P.