American rapper and legendary producer, Dr Dre says he is “doing great” a day after being hospitalised after suffering a brain aneurysm.
The 55-year-old, reportedly suffered the aneurysm on Monday and was taken by ambulance to the intensive care unit at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Early hours of Wednesday the prolific music producer took to his Instagram page where he revealed that he was doing fine and thanked his family, friends and fans for their well wishes.
“I’m doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team,” he continued. “I will be out of the hospital and back home soon. Shout out to all the great medical professionals at Cedars. One Love!!”
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According to TMZ, who first reported the news of Dre’s hospitalization, the musician was undergoing multiple tests on Tuesday but was in stable condition.
After news of Dre’s health emergency broke on Tuesday, several celebrities shared their well-wishes on social media.
“Prayers up for Dr. Dre,” wrote Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson on Twitter. Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Terry Crews added in a tweet, “Praying for Dr. Dre right now.”
“Sending Love and protection to Dr. Dre,” shared Dwyane Wade in a tweet. “Cookie and I are praying for our friend Dr. Dre to make a full recovery,” wrote Magic Johnson, adding, “get well soon my friend!”
Ciara shared, “Praying for you Dr. Dre. Praying for a full recovery.”
LL Cool J was the first to share an update on Dre’s status earlier Tuesday night, writing on Twitter that “Dre is recovering nicely.”
Dre’s hospitalization comes about six months after Nicole Young filed for divorce after 24 years of marriage. The former couple has gone back and forth about the validity of their prenuptial agreement. The pair tied the knot in 1996 and share two children together: son Truice, 23, and 19-year-old daughter Truly.