21-year-old rapper Juice WRLD pronounced dead
“Lucid Dreams” artist Juice WRLD, real name Jarad Anthony Higgins, was pronounced dead Sunday morning December 8, following a seizure in Chicago Midway Airport shortly after getting off a private jet. The cause of death is currently understood to be the result of a seizure, though the cause of the seizure is not entirely known yet.
Juice WRLD experienced a meteoric rise to fame behind the success of his debut studio LP Goodbye and Good Riddance. The record featured the breakout single “Lucid Dreams” would peak at No. 2 on the Billboard chart in 2018. Earlier this year in March, his follow-up sophomore LP, Death Race for Love, would go on to debut on the chart’s top spot. Remarkably, in just the two short years since his emergence, Juice WRLD landed a staggering 25 songs on the Hot 100.