Rapper Juice WRLD died at age 21. The musician, whose real name is Jarad Anthony Higgins, suffered a seizure at Chicago's Midway Airport.
TMZ I learned that the promising musician was traveling from California to Chicago on Sunday morning. Eyewitnesses shared with the website that Juice WRLD was fine when the flight landed. However, he suffered a seizure after leaving the plane while walking through the airport.
Police immediately surrounded the rapper, trying to stop the attack while waiting for paramedics to arrive on the scene. Sources share that Juice WRDLD was aware while paramedics transported him to a nearby hospital.
We are heartbroken to learn that Juice WRLD died at 21. 🌹 https://t.co/WzMnXLABGM pic.twitter.com/59hIX5uTJh
– HIGHSNOBIETY (@highsnobiety) December 8, 2019
Unfortunately, the young rapper was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at the emergency room. The cause of death is undetermined at this time.
Juice WRLD's career was just beginning after he finally had a chance with an important record label last year. His song, "Lucid Dreams,quot; was a success on the list, reached number 2 in the summer of 2018. It was his song, "All Girls Are the Same,quot;, that caught the attention of the music world. Interscope Records picked it up quickly and signed it with a multi-million dollar contract.
After his first EP was released, Juice WRLD released the song "Too Soon,quot;, which was a tribute to Lil Peep and XXXTentacion. The talented musician also appeared in one of Travis Scott's songs from his album, AstroWorld. He sang the hook in "There are no spectators,quot;.
Social networks were flooded with tributes to the young man, as well as condolences for the shocking loss.
"Tear Juice. so sad how often this is happening lately to young talented emerging artists, "tweeted @LilNasX
Juice Wrld launched "Legends,quot; last year to pay tribute to XXXTentacion and Lil Peep after his death.
We miss you all very much. pic.twitter.com/kV9lAsaUGp
– XXL Magazine (@XXL) December 8, 2019
“It hurts us to share that Juice Wrld passed away after suffering a seizure. Please keep your family in your prayers, ”@BET shared
“Devastated upon hearing of the death of one of my favorite artists of the last 10 years. Rest in peace @JuiceWorlddd. You brought such incredible music to the world in your short life. My deepest condolences to the friends, family and fans of this talented man, ”tweeted @tomgreenlive.
Camila Cabello also used social media to express her sadness, but used a broken heart emoji instead of words.
The sudden death of rapper Juice WRLD has shocked not only those who knew him best, but the fans who were touched by my music and talent. RIP Juice WRLD.