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Dr. Dre ‘doing great’ after brain aneurysm hospitalization

Dr. Dre has assured fans he is “doing great” after being hospitalized following a reported brain aneurysm.

The hip-hop icon remained optimistic he’ll be “back home soon” after receiving treatment at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, as he took the time to update his social media followers on his health scare.

He wrote on Instagram: “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.

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“I will be out of the hospital and back home soon. Shout out to all the great medical professionals at Cedars. One Love!! (sic)”

His comments come after TMZ reported the star was rushed to hospital by ambulance and taken to intensive care to receive treatment after suffering a brain aneurysm on Monday (January 4, 2021).

Several stars posted get well messages on social media after the news broke, including Snoop Dogg, who wrote: “Get well Dr Dre. We need you cuz.”

“Prayers up for Dr Dre and his family for healing and strength over his mind & body,” Missy Elliot added, while Ice Cube shared: “Send your love and prayers to the homie Dr. Dre.”

Dre, real name is Andre Young, has won seven Grammys throughout an illustrious career, which has also seen him produce huge tracks for the likes of Eminem, Tupac, Snoop Dogg, and many more.

He first burst into the hip-hop scene as a co-founding member of N.W.A. and produced some of the iconic group’s influential 1988 debut album, Straight Outta Compton.

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