Florida rapper Kid Trunks has revealed he was shot in the face. Taking to Instagram on Sunday night (March 20), the XXXTENTACION affiliate shared graphic photos of injuries to his chin, along with blood on his neck. He also asked fans for their prayers after going through his second near-death experience of 2022 having been diagnosed with cancer.
“Pray for me family,” he wrote in the caption. “Almost died 2 times and it’s only been 3 months of 2022 smh first this cancer Shit and now this bullshit… put the guns down man this shit is real out here.”
He continued, “also everyone please move accordingly & militant everywhere & anywhere you go be safe but most importantly stay dangerous! I love you all for keeping my spirits high thru these tuff time – love trunks.”
Lil Tracy wrote in the comments, “Bro are you okay?” with Noah Cyrus adding, “love u man.” BRICKBOYDIOR! also said, “Tf happen u good?”
Kid Trunks found out he had cancer after testing positive for COVID-19. The Florida rapper kept the news to himself until his account was allegedly hacked in January and a disturbing post was shared, sparking death rumors.
“My account was hacked posted on then the post was deleted u guys,” Trunks explained after the incident. “I wanted to keep silence about my situation but I’ll explain to you guys later today… I was near death but I didn’t die! Thanks you all for being there & caring. I caught Covid 19 & while in the process of them checking my body out they found I had pneumonia cancer aka chest cancer #fuckcancer #Webuiltstrong.”
As a member of XXXTENTACION and Ski Mask The Slump God’s Members Only collective, Kid Trunks has over 500,000 Instagram followers and 785,000 Spotify listeners, with “777” leading the way as his biggest song on the platform with over 63 million streams. His last album Moon was released in June 2020.