Kanye West has been taken to UCLA Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation.
According to law enforcement sources … cops responded to a call for a welfare check on Kanye around 1:20 PM PT. He wasn’t at his home at the time. We’re told paramedics also responded and ended up transporting Kanye to the hospital by ambulance.
Sources connected to Kanye tell us he was getting checked out by one of his doctors for severe sleep deprivation when someone — possibly the physician — decided he needed to be admitted.
Law enforcement sources tell us Kanye did not want to go, and was restrained when he was transported.
The hospitalization comes on the heels of Kanye abruptly cancelling the remainder of his Saint Pablo Tour, and launching into a verbal attack on Jay Z and Beyonce.
Over the weekend, Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown was rushed to an Atlanta hospital after being found face down in her bathtub in her home. Now it is being reported that the 21-year-old is brain dead.
According to reports, she has “lost oxygen to her brain for too long.”
While details are slowing emerging, her father, Bobby Brown, has issued a statement asking that the public respect their privacy during this tough time. Continue reading
John Legend was feeling under the weather following a stretch of extensive travel … so he took himself to the emergency room this morning to get checked out , but we have learned he just has a bad case of the flu. A rep for Legend says the singer recently returned from a trip to South Africa (among other places) and was feeling under the weather. So Legend went to a New York City area hospital where he was treated for flu-like symptoms. Legend was prescribed a healthy dose of rest. His rep says, “He’s been traveling a lot and must have picked up a flu-bug somewhere along the way, but he’s fine and resting at home now.”
TekniqueTheKingpin.com has just been informed by an inside source that actress STACEY DASH was rushed to the emergency room about an hour ago. She received treatment for dehydration and has since gone home. Hopefully she’s okay… We’ll be praying Stacey!