Rapper and legendary producer Dr Dre was in the hospital Tuesday receiving treatment for a brain aneurysm. According to TMZ, Dr Dre was rushed to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles on January 4, 2021, after suffering an aneurysm. The outlet also reported that the 55-year-old rapper is now stable and lucid.
News of Dre’s hospitalization triggered an outpouring of well-wishes on social media including from fellow rappers, with N.W.A. co-founder Ice Cube, tweeting: “Send your love and prayers to the homie Dr Dre.” TMZ reported that the ‘California Love’ performer is stable but doctors are uncertain of the cause of the brain injury and he is hence undergoing numerous tests.
Dr Dre thanked the family and friends for their wishes on Instagram. He wrote “Thanks to my family, friends and fans for their interest and well wishes. I’m doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team. I will be out of the hospital and back home soon. Shout out to all the great medical professionals at Cedars. One Love!!”. Fans and Friends are very much happy to see these posts as they poured their love into the comments.
He is the master behind the careers of greats including Snoop Dogg and Eminem became a self-proclaimed billionaire after co-founding Beats Electronics, an audio products company purchased by Apple in 2014.