Blanco Brown is in the ICU following a head-on collision that took place in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday night (August 31).
The country artist well-known for his 2019 track “The Git Up” suffered significant injuries. Brown has since undergone a 12-hour surgery to address the traumas.
The 35-year-old’s #TheGitUpChallenge went viral on Tik Tok last year while showcasing a combination of country and trap music.
The statement from Brown’s label, BBR Music Group:
“BBR Music Group’s beloved Blanco Brown, the artist behind 2019’s worldwide viral smash “The Git Up” and current hit “Just The Way” was involved in a head-on collision Monday night near his home in Atlanta, Ga. The accomplished writer, vocalist and Grammy-nominated producer suffered significant injuries and was transported to a local hospital where he underwent a 12-hour surgery to address those traumas. Additional surgeries are expected as he currently rests in the ICU. Blanco, his family and his friends ask for your prayers during this time.”