It has been about 7 months since Juice Wrld passed away due to an accidental drug overdose. However, his legacy far from over. On Monday (July 6), Juice’s team uploaded an Instagram post that revealed the release date for his first post-mortem project titled “Legends Never Die.” He has already released “Righteous” which will most likely also be included in the project. According to the post, the album is expected to be released on July 10th.
The post included a clip of the late rapper freestyling lyrics that related to his struggles with substance abuse. He spits “ I gotta admit myself/ I’m on these drugs/ I feel like I can’t save myself.”
Following the announcement of the release date, Juice’s family put out a statement that said “ “This Friday we will be honoring the life and art of Juice WRLD by releasing his album, ‘Legends Never Die’. We feel that this collection of 15 songs best represents the music Juice was in the process of creating. The album shines a light on the collaborators that meant so much to Juice and deeply impacted his musical process.” They also dropped a video for the albums fisrt single “Life Is A Mess” feat Halsey.https://www.youtube.com/embed/IetcXhv83gQ?autoplay=0&mute=0&controls=1&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fluke8802.wixsite.com&playsinline=1&showinfo=0&rel=0&iv_load_policy=3&modestbranding=1&enablejsapi=1&widgetid=3
Juice Wrld’s legacy is far from over and is going to prove that Legends actually do never die with his next album.