Dr. Dre has been hospitalized after suffering a brain aneurysm, TMZ reports and Pitchfork has learned. Dre posted to his official Instagram account after the news was first reported, writing that he is “doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team.” He added that he will be out of the hospital soon. Find his post below.
According to TMZ, Dre is currently at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He reportedly suffered the aneurysm on Monday (January 4) and was driven to the intensive care unit at Cedars-Sinai immediately by ambulance. Dr. Dre is reportedly stable and lucid, but he remains in ICU. TMZ also reports that doctors are uncertain what caused the aneurysm.
Pitchfork has reached out to representatives for Dr. Dre for further comment.
This article was originally published on Tuesday, January 05 at 8:58 p.m. Eastern. It was last updated on January 05 at 11:18 p.m. Eastern.