Juice WRLD turned 21 on 2nd Dec 2019 and only 6 days later, his fans had to experience horrible news. He was no longer among us. The popular and talented rapper and singer Juice WRLD suffered from an unknown medical emergency which leads to his death shortly after he landed at Chicago’s Midway International Airport.
His fans were left in utter shock and dismay with the news. Many couldn’t even comprehend how and what happened to their beloved rapper and singer, Juice WRLD.
Remembering Juice WRLD
Juice WRLD real name was Jarad Anthony Higgins, who came into limelight because of his song, ‘Lucid Dreams’ which peaked at No.2 on Billboard Hot 100 and was among the highest steamed hits of 2018. He also worked with Travis Scott on Astroworld, to produce the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack. During the end of 2019, he also collaborated with BTS’s RM and Suga. Within a few years of his debut, he wasn’t only rising but was skyrocketing to new levels.
Juice WRLD Merchandises
Numerous fans were left heartbroken with the sudden news. Therefore, the official Juice WRLD platform offers a vast range of merch to help people remember his essence through his posters, hoodies, caps etc. The 999 club offers its fan with most unique of Juice WRLD collection like posters which would along with any home décor, hoodies with the finest quality and unique patterns. Further, the t shirts, shoes etc. are also available for the fans.
Facts Behind Juice WRLD sudden Departure
After around one and a half months of his death, Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office concluded that Juice WRLD sudden death resulted from an accidental overdose of oxycodone and codeine. Initially, there was no official statement about the cause of his death. This is because of the unclear symptoms which lead to death, medical staff wanted additional toxicology, cardiac pathology and neuropathology tests along with initial autopsy to confirm the facts.
The initial medical emergency was described as a heart attack and seizure. The Chicago police stated that the rapper went in convulsions as federal agents looked around the private jet, he was traveling in. The federal agent directed the opioid antidote Narcan. Juice WRLD regained his senses for a little while and TMZ reported that the medical staff spent 40 minutes in treating the rapper but failed to save him.
Was Overdosage the Cause of Death?
As per the statement of TMZ’s law enforcement sources, Juice WRLD did take multiple Percocet pills to hide them from federal agents. This was confirmed when one of his associates told the local law enforcement that Juice WRLD took some “unknown pills” before the medical emergency took place. He added to his statement by informing that he had recently become addicted to Percocet.
Juice WRLD had always been quite vocal about his drug addiction and struggles to overcome it. A few months back, in July he tweeted that he would stop abusing codeine for his girlfriend. However, the official cause of death became overdose of oxycodone and codeine.
On 22nd January, after the release of the official cause of his death, his family shared a statement on social media thanking his fans for all the support and informed them that the posthumous music will be out soon. They further mentioned that the detailed regarding his project he was passionately working on will be shared soon.
The sudden death of Juice WRLD was a shock, his fans can overcome any time soon. His music was felt by many and therefore, he was able to gain support from all over the world. In his remembrance, 999 club has offered a huge variety of merchandise which include Juice WRLD t shirts, hoodies, hats, posters and much more.