Super producer AraabMUZIK is currently in the hospital after being shot in the jaw, right arm and grazed in the head by a bullet in a Harlem, New York parking garage on Thursday night, February 25.
According to the New York Daily News, the 26-year old, real name Abraham Orellana,had just left a friend’s crib. He and pal James Malloy, 35, were approached by two unidentified men in ProPark America parking garage after they hopped into a BMW.
The shooter approached the driver’s side of the the car and convinced Araab to roll down his window by convincing him that he had dropped something on the ground.
At that time the assailant opened fire hitting both Araab and Malloy.
Three 380 shell casings were found at the scene by police.
Malloy is in stable condition at St. Luke’s Hospital with a gunshot wound to the right leg. Araab is in Harlem hospital. He is also listed in stable condition.
This is the second time the producer has been the victim of a shooting. In 2013 he was shot in his old Providence, Rhode Island neighborhood when he resisted a would-be robber.
Araab has produced for a wide variety of artists including Cam’Ron, Slaughterhouse, 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Fabolous, Styles P, Azealia Banks, A$AP Mob, Troy Ave, The Diplomats and many more.
In 2015 he released his debut album titled “Dream World.” He has 8 mixtapes and 2 EP’s to his credit as well.