Ty Chijioke dead: Rapper dies aged 47 after coronavirus battle (Image: PA)
Rapper Ty, born Ben Chijioke, has died after being hospitalised with coronavirus complications, various publications report. Back in April, a fundraiser said the rapper was “admitted into the hospital with medical complications related to Covid-19.”
They added he was put “in a medically induced coma to temporarily sedate to help his body receive the appropriate treatment”.
A following update said the rapper had moved out of the intensive care unit and onto a ward while continuing to recovery.
Express.co.uk has contacted a representative for Ty for comment.
Broadcaster Jasmine Dotiwala confirmed the news of Ty's death on social media this evening in a