Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne‘s representative has come forward to provide fans with an update on the rap star’s condition following a reported seizure and hospitalization.
According to Wayne’s rep, he did suffer a seizure but is now on the road to recovery.
“As Wayne’s reps, we can confirm that he did experience a minor seizure earlier this afternoon,” his rep wrote. “Under the guidance of his own doctors, he is now in stable condition and good spirits. He thanks his fans for their everlasting support, prayers and well wishes.” (Mashable)ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER ADVERTISEMENT
Video footage of Lil Wayne being transported to the Hospital. pic.twitter.com/oyhu2rw2yp
— DJ Akademiks (@IamAkademiks) June 14, 2016
Young Money president Mack Maine addressed also hinted at Wayne’s condition.
?????? lil bro ??
— Mack Maine (@mackmaine) June 14, 2016
Monday (June 13) reports claimed Wayne experienced multiple seizures aboard a flight to California.
2:28 PM PT — Wayne has been transported to a hospital by ambulance.
2:00 PM PT — We’re told Lil Wayne just suffered ANOTHER seizure after refusing medical attention and going back onto his private jet. We’re told his plane was in the air for minutes when the 2nd seizure occurred … and was forced to land in Omaha once again.
Our sources say Wayne once again lost consciousness … and the paramedics are treating him on the aircraft. (TMZ)
#PressPlay: #LilWayne at his club appearance in Milwaukee before he suffered his seizure today. Praying for a speedy recovery via @akademikstv
Initial reports claimed the medical complication happened while traveling to California.
Weezy had been traveling from Milwaukee to California when the incident occurred. Wayne reportedly blacked out on the plane, but was alert and under the care of paramedics at around 1:30 p.m. PT. However, the report claims he also refused medical treatment. (Rap-Up)