Rapper Juice WRLD was early in his career when his life was tragically cut short in 2019.
But how did he die? Below is everything you need to know…
Who was Juice WRLD?
Juice WRLD was born on 2 December 1998 in Chicago.
He learned to play the piano at the age of four and became a rapper, singer and songwriter.
Juice WRLD Also learned drums and guitar.
The troubled genius star – who spoke candidly about her battle with drug addiction – shot to fame in 2018 when her first hit Lucid Dreams hit number 2 in the UK and number 10 in the US charts.
Young musician died in 2019 The 21-year-old left fans around the world in shock and devastation.
This meant that the rapper was only 21 years old at the time of his passing.
He died just six days after celebrating his birthday.
How did Juice WRLD die?
After taking off from Chicago, Juice suffered a horrific seizure at Chicago’s Midway Airport on December 8, 2019.
Initial tests were inconclusive but we now know that the rapper had Toxic levels of oxycodone and codeine in his system when he had a stroke.
It was reported that paramedics spent 40 minutes trying to save him before he was taken to the hospital at 2.55 am.
But when they arrived at 3.06 pm, unfortunately, Juice was declared dead.
Police found six bottles of prescription codeine cough syrup, 70 pounds of marijuana, two 9mm pistols, a 40-caliber pistol, a high-capacity ammunition magazine and a metal-piercing bullet from his plane.
It was concluded that he died of an accidental overdose.
What was the real name of Juice WRLD?
Juice WRLD’s real name was Jarad A. Higgins.
He originally recorded under the name JuicetheKidd before switching to Juice WRLD.
His stage name was reportedly inspired by Tupac ShakurA performance in the 1992 film Juice.
What were the hit songs of Juice WRLD?
Despite a very short career, the rapper’s debut album was a definite success, with Goodbye and Good Ridance reaching number four on the Billboard 200 chart and number 25 in the UK.
However, it was their third album, Death Race for Love, which earned them their first number one on the US charts, peaking at number 23 in the UK.
The young star graced the music scene in 2018 with her hit single Lucid Dreams, which peaked at number 2 on the US Billboard singles chart and number 10 on the UK singles chart.
In early 2019, the rapper replaced Future as a guest act Nicki MinajA European tour of 19 dates.
On December 1, 2020, it was revealed that a posthumous single from Juice WRLD would be released.
The late rapper joined forces with Benny Blanco on Real S**t, which was released on December 2, 2020.
What was Juice WRLD’s net worth?
Juice WRLD had a net worth of approximately £3 million, according to celebrity net worth,
He was one of the youngest and highest paid rappers in the industry.
His wealth came mainly from touring and song releases.