Kanye West, the famous US rapper is now in hospital following an emergency call that was placed in for reasons not yet so clear.
A police spokesperson told the BBC they had received a “disturbance call” on Monday afternoon, but did not name the singer. The disturbance was later deemed a medical incident, he said, and the fire department responded.
NBC News said officers had been responding to a “medical welfare call” and the decision to hospitalize West was for his own health and safety, citing “multiple authorities familiar with the case”.
Kanye West has been taken to hospital following an emergency services call
Gossip website TMZ said that West was taken to hospital for “psychiatric evaluation” and had been seeking treatment for “severe sleep deprivation”.
No official statements have been made yet about the matter by his representatives and family. West’s wife Kim Kardashian West was photographed getting off a private jet at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles a few hours after he was taken to hospital.
The US rapper seems to be going through a rough time not forgetting his tours and the ones he canceled later on probably due to health concerns.
There have been several conflicting reports surrounding the rapper’s incident and are we yet to find out why his actually hospitalized.
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