Is Wooski Dead? The Truth Behind the Chicago Rapper’s Shooting

Who is Wooski?

Wooski is a Chicago rapper who is part of the Fly Boy Gang (FBG), a rap group affiliated with the St. Lawrence Boys (STL) and Eberhart Boys (EBT), two gangs that are rivals of the Black Disciples (BD) and the Gangster Disciples (GD). Wooski is known for his drill music, a subgenre of hip hop that originated in Chicago and features violent and aggressive lyrics. Some of his popular songs include “Computers”, “B.O.N.”, and “Shoota Shellz Diss”.

What happened to Wooski?

On October 22, 2018, Wooski was attending the funeral of his friend and fellow rapper Vantrease “Dooski Tha Man” Criss, who was shot and killed earlier that month in the Washington Park neighborhood. The funeral was held at the Bethlehem Star Missionary Baptist Church in the Burnside neighborhood of South Side Chicago. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, as the funeral was ending, someone opened fire and shot six people, including Wooski, who was reportedly hit in the head. The scene was described as “pandemonium” and police scanners reported that gunfire was coming from both sides of the street as funeral-goers fled for safety. Wooski was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition.

Is Wooski dead?

No, Wooski is not dead. Despite the rumors and “RIP” posts that circulated on social media, Wooski survived the shooting and is expected to recover. Someone representing Wooski posted on his Instagram account to let his fans know that he was alive and doing well. However, some sources claim that Wooski suffered brain damage and memory loss as a result of the shooting. Wooski has not released any new music or made any public appearances since the incident.

What is the status of the investigation?

The police have not made any arrests or identified any suspects in connection with the shooting. The motive and the identity of the shooter(s) remain unknown. The shooting is believed to be gang-related and possibly a retaliation for Dooski’s death. The Chicago Police Department has increased patrols and surveillance in the area to prevent further violence.


Wooski is a Chicago rapper who was shot in the head while attending the funeral of his friend Dooski Tha Man in 2018. He survived the shooting and is recovering, but his music career and health have been affected. The shooting remains unsolved and is part of the ongoing gang war in Chicago.