Rapper Jay Rock was injured in a motorcycle accident last night, though he’s expected to be okay.
After a tweet from Top Dawg (CEO of Top Dawg Entertainment) broke the news of the accident, he followed up to say that the rapper wasn’t dead nor in a coma, but did sustain “a lot of broken bones.”
— dangeroo kipawaa TDE (@dangerookipawaa) February 16, 2016
Jayrock is not in a coma or near death…a lot of broken bones… — dangeroo kipawaa TDE (@dangerookipawaa) February 16, 2016
Top Dawg Entertainment collective features some of the most prominent names in hip hop, including ScHoolboy Q, SZA, and Kendrick Lamar , and Busta Rhymes.
The news of Jay Rock’s accident paralleled with the dynamic (and what is sure to be historical) performance by Lamar makes for a bittersweet time in the TDE family.
Rock had received accolades for his 2015 record, 90059, which received rave reviews from critics and fans.
Glad to know Jay Rock is okay! Speedy recovery. Prayers! ❤️
— Rapsody (@rapsody) February 16, 2016
Damn. Prayers for Jay Rock. Hope he fully recovers.
— Sol (@Solzilla) February 16, 2016