Celebs such as Lil YachtyTravis Scott and Ellie Goulding took to social media on Sunday to pay tribute to their friend and colleague Juice Wrld hours after his shocking death.

The rapper died on Sunday morning after suffering a medical emergency shortly after landing in his native Chicago. He was 21. The cause of his death remains under investigation.

"Bye brother, love u dawg.. rip," Lil Yachty, who collaborated with Juice on the 2018 single "Yacht Club," wrote on Instagram, alongside a photo of the two.

Goulding collaborated with Juice on the hit single "Hate Me," which was released in June.

"I can't believe it..." the British pop star tweeted. "You were such a sweet soul. I'll always remember meeting you and your family on the video set and thinking how close you were. You had so much further to go, you were just getting started. You'll be missed Juice."

Goulding also shared a photo of herself with the rapper. 

See celebrities' tributes to Juice:

Juice WRLD

Scott Garfitt/Shutterstock

Juice Wrld, Lil Yachty, Instagram

Instagram / Lil Yachty

Juice Wrld, Ellie Goulding, Twitter

Twitter / Ellie Goulding

Travis Scott, Juice Wrld, Instagram

Instagram / Travis Scott

Jeffree Star


Fat Joe, Juice WRLD

Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Spotify

Harpers Bazaar ICONS Party, Kehlani

Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Harper's BAZAAR

Camila Cabello

Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shutterstock

Chance The Rapper, 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for iHeartMedia

Drake, 2019 Emmy Awards, Emmys, After Party, Candids

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for HBO

Coachella 2015, Action Bronson

Melissa Hebeler/E!

Chloe X Halle

Getty Images for MCM

LL Cool J, 2016 Grammy Awards

Jason Merritt/Getty Images for NARAS

Juicy J

Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Zedd, 2019 Grammys, 2019 Grammy Awards, Red Carpet Fashions

Steve Granitz/WireImage

Watch the 2019: What E! Year end-of-year special Tuesday, Dec. 17 at 10 p.m.! E! News returns Monday morning, Jan. 6 at 7 a.m.

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our Cookie Policy.