Legendary rapper and record producer Dr. Dre said he was admitted to hospital and was getting care from his medical team after media reports claimed that he suffered a brain aneurysm and was in intensive care
TMZ said Dre suffered the aneurysm – a bulge in a weakened blood vessel – on Monday and was taken by ambulance to the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
“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”, Dre said in a post on Instagram.
“I will be out of hospital and back home soon.”
TMZ said doctors were carrying out tests on the 55-year-old music mogul, who was stable and lucid.
Dre, whose real name is Andre Young, has won six Grammys.