23 JUN, 2022

AMERICAN RAPPER LIL TJAY SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES IN NEW JERSEY

American rapper Tione Jayden Merritt professionally known as Lil Tjay was shot on Wednesday at a shopping resort in New Jersey.

The 21-year-old rapper famous for "pop out" underwent emergency surgery after the incident and is recovering, according to TMZ, a California-based tabloid journalism online newspaper.

Tjay became famous in 2016 after sharing her own musical "Resume" on SoundCloud, and eventually released his debut studio album "True 2 Myself" in 2019 on Columbia Records.

His 2019-released song "F.N." has more than 523 million streams on the leading music streaming platform Spotify, will the young rapper has 7 million followers on the leading social media platform Instagram.

Following the shocking incident, The Kid Laroi and French Montana took to social media to express concern about Tjay's health.

According to media reports, he was scheduled to perform at the Nickelodeon Universe theme park in American Dream Mall on July 22, and at several music celebrations in Europe.

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