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How American Rapper Almost Killed Himself After Implanting A $24 Million Diamond Into His Forehead

A 26 year old American rapper identified as Lil Uzi Vert, made headlines early this year after implanting a $24 million dollar pink diamond in the center of his forehead. When the news went viral, Lil Uzi Vert received tremendous amount of criticism considering the fact that what he did could be harmful to his health.

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Before undergoing the insertion procedure, Lil Uzi Vert teased his fans in a series of tweets where he disclosed that the pink diamond is the biggest and most expensive piece of jewelry he has ever bought. Lil Uzi Vert also revealed in a tweet that he started making payments for the diamond since 2017. He further disclosed that his initial plan was to customize it into a ring but he later changed his mind.

Early February 2021, Lil Uzi Vert caused panic on social media after sharing a picture of himself bleeding from the forehead. In the picture, blood could be seen dripping from the side where the diamond was implanted. Captioning the picture, Lil Uzi Vert wrote "If I don't get it out the right way, I could die".

• Check out Lil Uzi Vert's tweet below

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Later on, Lil Uzi Vert went on IGTV to officially announce his plan to get the $24 million diamond removed from his forehead . While on IGTV, Lil Uzi Vert was interviewed by Fat Joe who questioned him on why he finally decided to get the diamond removed. Lil Uzi Vert in his response, told Fat Joe that it was stupid of him to implant the diamond in his forehead, but he did it to show it off to the world.

( Picture Lil Uzi Vert after removing the diamond)

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Lil Uzi Vert also told Fat Joe that he got the diamond removed after receiving a series of warning from his doctors concerning the possible harm it may cause. However, Lil Uzi Vert told TMZ that he got the diamond removed due to security reasons. He further disclosed that the diamond was ripped off by a fan while he was performing on stage but luckily, he got it back.

What is your take on Lil Uzi Vert's $24 million dollar diamond purchase?

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