In an especially eerie twist of destiny, followers of Juice Wrld faked seizures to his well-liked music “Lucid Dreams” as a half of a TikTok problem within the weeks main up to the rapper’s dying attributable to a seizure.
TikTok is an immensely popular social media platform that allows users to create short lip-sync, comedy and talent videos.
In the #LucidDreamsChallenge, participants were supposed to fake a seizure and spit out liquid (usually water) while listening to Juice Wrld’s 2018 hit single “Lucid Dreams,” the song that basically put him on the map.
Fans dance to the song for a brief moment, and when Juice Wrld sings “I have these lucid dreams where I can’t move a thing…” they stop dancing and act like they’re having a seizure, spitting water out of their mouths to really sell the whole seizure act.
As of the publishing of this article, there were more than 2.7 million views on TikTok using the hashtag #LucidDreamsChallenge, however, not all of the videos attached to that hashtag are participating in the “seizure” aspect of the challenge, though many are.
One TikTok user captioned his video: “Thinking about how juice wrld just died of a seizure and ya’ll used lucid dreams on tiktok as a trend and danced like you were having a seizure. Maybe this should tell you something.”
Another person wrote on Twitter: “Juice Wrld died from a seizure this morning. First of all, that’s sad as f**k. But secondly, just a month ago, kids were doing this challenge on TikTok. Fame ain’t what it seems. There’s some creepy sh*t going on. RIP bro.”
Juice Wrld died from a seizure this morning. First of all, that’s sad as fuck. But secondly, just a month ago, kids were doing this challenge on Tik Tok. Fame ain’t what it seems. There’s some creepy shit going on. RIP bro ? pic.twitter.com/RK5dk8dHd2
— Nick Hinton (@NickHintonn) December 8, 2019
The cause why that is notably disturbing is as a result of Juice Wrld died on the younger age of 21 after struggling a seizure shortly after touchdown on the Midway Airport in Chicago.
TMZ reported that the rapper was strolling by means of the terminal when he all of a sudden suffered a seizure.
When paramedics arrived, the rapper was nonetheless acutely aware, however was bleeding from the mouth. He was nonetheless acutely aware as he was rushed to the hospital too, nonetheless, he was pronounced lifeless a quick time later.
Juice Wrld’s precise trigger of dying is unknown right now.