Producer araabMUZIK was reportedly wounded during an incident that occured in his Rhode Island neighborhood last night. A rep for the artist issued a statement to Billboard confirming that he is doing well and currently recovering in the hospital:
“Rumors have begun to circulate and first and foremost, we want to let everyone know that AraabMUZIK is currently alive and well,” AraabMUZIK’s camp said in a statement. “He was out in his neighborhood last night with friends and unfortunately the victim of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. He is recovering now and police are investigating the crime. We appreciate all the concern and fan support and Araab is looking forward to a speedy recovery and returning to the stage as soon as he can.”
The statement offered no further details about the incident, but a tweet from rapper Avatar Darko suggests he was the victim of a robbery attempt. Whatever happened, that shit is wack and we wish him a speedy recovery.
My lil brodi too trill! They tried to rob him and he ain’t come up off his shit so they tried get him outta there! He meant to be here! Foh!
— AVA†AЯ DAЯKO (@AvatarDarko) May 2, 2013
Previously: araabMUZIK – The Prince Is Coming (Live)