Numerous reports from Chicago locals have confirmed that rapper King Louie was shot in the Windy City earlier today (Dec 23).

was reportedly shot in the head on 83rd St and Pulaski Road in Chicago Wednesday afternoon, reports the Chicago Sun-Times.

His manager confirmed the news and said that that Louie was “awake and talking.”

Louie was shot around 3:30 PM and is currently in stable condition at Oak Lawn’s Advocate Christ Medical Center.

The 27-year-old rapper coined the term “Chi-raq several years ago. released a song called “Fuck Spike Lee” on December 4th, the same day Lee’s film “Chi-Raq” premiered in theaters.

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