Korean Rapper BIGJO has passed away.
On January 6, various Korean news outlets reported that the rapper died at a hospital in Gimpo at 6:20PM KST, he was 43 years old.
It’s been revealed that he recently took a hiatus from activities due to the deterioration of his health. His weight had reached 320kg (705 lbs).
According to reports, the rapper couldn’t breathe properly so his neck had to be pierced to allow the use of an oxygen respirator. He was hospitalized due to severe inflammation that led to bleeding.
He made headlines in 2013 after his weight loss, but his weight continued to yo-yo and his health deteriorated as a result.
BIGJO is known for songs like “Energy Drink” and “One Better”, and he regularly featured in the YouTube channel eomsamyong.
Our sincerest condolences to BIGJO’s family.