Juice Wrld, a successful up-and-coming rapper from Chicago, reportedly passed away after suffering a seizure at his hometown’s Midway airport.
According to TMZ, Juice, born Jarad Anthony Higgins, landed at the airport after a flight from California early Sunday morning (December 8). While walking through the airport, he suffered a seizure and was bleeding from the mouth when paramedics arrived, law enforcement sources say.
TMZ reports that Juice Wrld was still conscious when he was rushed to a hospital, however, he was pronounced dead a short time later after arriving. The cause of the seizure or his death is unclear at this time.
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Juice Wrld made a name for himself in 2018 when he released the singles “Lucid Dreams” and “All Girls Are The Same,” which peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 chart at no. 2 and no. 41 respectively. Subsequently, he would sign a deal with Interscope Records and release his debut solo studio album, Goodbye & Good Riddance.
Juice Wrld turned 21 last Monday.
Our condolences go out to his friends, family and supporters.
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