In the past, the Patterson, New Jersey rapper has kept a tight lip about his enigma. Fetty also explained that he allowed the rumors to build-up before he decided to speak on it. Fetty Wap has finally revealed what happened to his left eye. 2016–present: Zoovier and other releases. So let's get this out the way first. Because he grew up in Patterson, NJ, Fetty explained that many people believed he was shot in his eye. However it didn’t push through as the rapper kept on coming up with new songs. Poor Fetty, the number one question that he must get tired of having to answer is 'What happened to your eye?' What happened to Fetty Wap's Eye? On February 5, 2016, Fetty Wap released a new single titled "Jimmy Choo". Fetty Wap originally planned to release Fetty Wap: The Mixtape, a debut mixtape, in February 2015. Wap subsequently released two mixtapes for streaming only: Coke Zoo in collaboration with French Montana and ZOO 16: The Mixtape with Zoo Gang. Wap received two nominations at the 58th Grammy Awards.