Wednesday (December 23rd) Chicago rapper King Louie was shot in the head, but seems to be well on his way to recovery despite his near death experience.

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The Chicago Tribune reports;

Chicago rapper King Louie was talking and “doing well” Thursday, a day after he suffered a gunshot wound to the side of his head, a representative said. King Louie, whose real name is Louis Johnson and who also goes by King L, remained at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn on Thursday and it was unclear when he would be released, the representative said, asking not to be named. Johnson was shot about 3:30 p.m. while sitting in a vehicle in the 3900 block of West 83rd Street in the Ashburn neighborhood, according to Chicago police.

A rep for King Louie and his family released a statement thanking everyone for their prayers and well wishes. The rep said, “King Louie and his family would like to thank everyone for their prayers and support during this unfortunate time. He wants his fans, friends and family to know that he is alive and recovering and is thankful for the support.”

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