Jarad Anthony Higgins (December 2, 1998 – December 8, 2019), known professionally as Juice Wrld (pronounced “juice world”; stylized as Juice WRLD), was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from Chicago, Illinois. His song “Lucid Dreams” has been played on the music streaming platform Spotify over one billion times. “Lucid Dreams” along with his earlier hit single “All Girls Are the Same” helped him gain a recording contract with Lil Bibby’s Grade A Productions and Interscope Records.
Higgins died on December 8, 2019, after suffering a seizure at Midway International Airport. His death prompted an outpouring of grief across social media and the music industry. His first posthumous album, Legends Never Die, was released on July 10, 2020.