Tragedy had struck one of rapstress Nicki Minaj’s former group members after 7even-Up of the group Hoodstars was shot in the head in Brooklyn.

7even-Up, whose real name is Jaquin Royall, was shot several times, including in the head after leaving a bar in Coney Island, Brooklyn last week.

The former Hoodstars member is currently in critical condition.

Royall is also being charged in the shooting after police discovered the rapper in possession of an illegal handgun.

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