The 21-year-old rapper, whose stage name is Juice WRLD and real name Jarad Anthony Higgins recently died from a seizure, he made some hits songs such as “All girls are the same and Lucid dreams”, However the talented young rapper left the world so soon, here are 10 Juicy facts about him:
1. Juice WRLD Is A Multi Instrumentalist
Juice WRLD Is not just a rapper and song writer but also a multi instrumentalist, he learned how to play the piano, guitar, trumpet and drums as a youth.
2. He is a Millionaire
Juice Wrld has an estimated net worth of $6 million at the time of his death, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
3. Juice WRLD made hit songs
The American rapper made hit songs, he was best known for his hit singles “All Girls Are the Same” and “Lucid Dreams”
4. He got cool contracts
The rapper got his first big financial break in March 2018, when he signed a $3 million contract with Interscope Records at just 19 years of age.
5. He Racked Up Views On Streaming Platforms And Topped The Billboard Charts.
The single “Lucid Dreams” reached #1 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop charts and #2 on the Billboard Hot 100, putting him on the map as an artist. Within just a few months, by November 2018, the rapper had a smash hit on his hands, as the song had over 500 million streams on Spotify and 200 million views on YouTube.
6. He was about releasing a third album
Juice WRLD was on the cusp of releasing his third studio album at the time of his passing. He told XXL in October that his third album was slated to be released on his birthday, December 2.
The album didn’t end up being released on December 2 but was very close to being completed at the time of his death.
7. The rapper died at 21 after a seizure
On December 8, 2019, Juice suffered a seizure at Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois which lead to his death at a young age of 21.
The cause of the seizure and his death are yet to be determined
8. Juice WRLD Wants to Be Known as “Less of a Rapper” and “More as a Musician”
The young American rapper have wanted to be Known as “Less of a Rapper” and “More as a Musician”, he says “I’m able to do so many different things.”
I feel like that’s what’s going to be most respected at the end of the day, that I’m able to do so many different things and become less of a rapper and just more as a musician,” he told Billboard in regards to his talents as both a lyrical rapper and a more melodic crooner.
9. Some believed he predicted his death
Fans have subsequently pointed out that Higgins “predicted” his death in a song called Legends.
Here is the lyrics from the song to back up their claims :
“What’s the 27 Club?/ We ain’t making it past 21,” he rapped. “They tell me I’m-a be a legend/ I don’t want that title now/ ‘Cause all the legends seem to die out”.