Jarad Anthony Higgins, better known as “Juice Wrld”, was an American rapper, songwriter, singer, entertainer and a recording artist from Chicago. He was mostly known for his breakout hits ‘Lucid Dreams’, ‘Legends’ and ‘All Girls Are The Same’. His music has been described as “genre-bending”. His rapping style was exceptional which makes him to stand out among the fast rising rappers.
Juice Wrld, unfortunately, passed away on the 8th December 2019, at the ripe age of 21. It was only 6 days after his 21st birthday when he died after suffering from a seizure at Chicago’s airport. Juice Wrld was one of the younger successful rappers in the industry. He was far too young and far too talented to already be leaving this life.
Juice Wrld Profile
|Known Name||Juice Wrld|
|Birth name||Jarad Anthony Higgins|
|Born:||December 2, 1998|
|Died:||December 8, 2019|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Rapper|
|Net Worth:||$4 Million|
He was born on December 2nd 1998 and died on December 8th 2019, His dad divorced his mum when he was 3 years old leaving her to cater for him and his elder brother. Jarad’s mother was a very godly person and therefore forbad hip-hop music in her home.
They moved to Homewood, Illinois and the young star went to Homewood Flassmoor high school. At age 4, Juice wrld was inspired by the rock music from the game Guitar hero which therefore prompted him to learn guitar, drums and how to play piano.
After Jarad grew up to a teenager, His friends encourage him to paly music because of his ability to get along well with freestyles, drums, guitar, piano. In the year 2005 he released his first recorded on SoundCloud using the moniker Juicethekidd.
During his high school freshman year, he started taking rap seriously during his high school sophomore year. He however released his debut EP ‘999’ in June 15th, 2017. The EP produced by Nick Mira and Sidepce which contained his most popular song till date“Lucid Dreams”.
In the year 2017, the artist released a three song EP titled Nothings Different. The main song from that EP that came into limelight and received international recognition is “All Girls Are The Same”.
In May 2018, he released his debut album “Goodbye & Good Riddance” and later on, he released a two song EP titled “Too Soon”. The Stay High crooner got signed with Interscope Records in 2018.
The song ‘Legends’ from that EP charted under its debut at number 65. Juice Wrld was featured on Travis Scott’s ‘Astroworld’ featuring on the song ‘No Bystanders’; which debuted at number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Lifestyle and Dead
Since when Juice was a kid, he was always involved in taking drugs that always made him hyperactive in school because he was just the perfect description of a loner so he took drugs that was able to make him a very social and hyperactive.
He was always screaming out bitterness and regrets in his song that gave everybody an insight that he was gong to die anytime soon because he always made it known in his songs such as fighting demons, Righteous, Inner peace, Empty.
He was a very talented artist that Earth can ever have, his lyrics was always touching and screams out a point to the world. In hi song people felt relieve because he always made it known that in whatever s*** we are going through we aren’t alone.
Juice was very addicted to drugs which always made him wanted by the U.S police, so therefore he received information from a federal task force that the plane in which Juice and his entourage were arriving in could have drugs and guns on board.
The officers were however waiting for the plane to arrive and upon the arrival conducted a search. While the officers were searching the plane, Juice went into convulsion.
Federal agents then proceeded to administer Narcan, a drug used to revive people that are thought to have been overdosed on opioids, this was after the Juice’s girlfriend who was part of the entourage informed them that Juice had been taking Percocet painkillers.
Some sources have it that he took it in order to hide them from the officers. According to the news we got from other sources, it was said that the rapper briefly woke up and was rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 3:15 am on Sunday.
Juice Wrld Net worth
Juice Wrld at time of his death was one of the richest and most influential young singers in the world, with estimated net worth od $4million. Aside music, Juice Wrld also into real estate investment. 12month after his death, his estate earned $15million from various royalty streams, merchandise and other revenues.