Chicago-born rapper Juice WRLD has been reported dead according to TMZ after suffering a seizure at Chicago’s midway airport on Sunday Morning.
Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad Anthony Higgins was best known for his 2018 viral hit music Lucid Dreams, which was number two on the Billboard Hot 100. Jarad who was an internet sensation on several streaming platforms especially for the original version of Lucid Dreams (Forget Me) on Sound Cloud.
The cause of his death is still unknown this is according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. Chicago police told BBC that the 21- year old rapper suffered a medical emergency at about 8:00 GMT and was taken to the local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Although, Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi has said, he was uncertain that his death is related to drugs.
Juice WRLD joins the list of rappers and trap musicians that died at the age of 21 with the likes of XXX Tentacion and Lil Peep falling into this category. His death comes just six days after he celebrated his 21st birthday.