News: Rick Ross Suffers Another Seizure, 50 Cent Reacts
Friday, Oct 14, 2011 11:06PM
Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross reportedly experienced a second seizure within hours of his first Friday (October 14) afternoon en route to a Memphis event.
According to reports, Ricky Rozay's second seizure took place after getting released from a hospital.
Rapper Rick Ross reportedly suffered a second medical emergency on a plane Friday while traveling to Memphis to perform at a college basketball kickoff. The Miami-based artist's private jet to Tennessee was forced to land in Birmingham, Ala., when he suffered a seizure, NBC station WTVJ of Miami reported. It was the second time in six hours a plane carrying the performer diverted due to concerns over his health. (MSNBC)
Rozay's rap nemesis 50 Cent and other hip-hop artists sent their well wishes to him throughout the day.
Long time nemesis 50 Cent also weighed in asking that Ross take care of himself. "Yea he gotta take care his self," responded Fif to a fan who asked if he had any words on the Ross situation. Past collaborator Drake tweeted a succint message reading, "Prayers for Rozay." Texas rap vet Bun B also called for calm and prayers for the Maybach Music Group boss. "Pray for my brother @rickyrozay It might not be serious at all, but let's pray for him anyway," tweeted the Underground King. A Tribe Called Quest front man Q-Tip chimed in with, "Prayers up 4 @rickyrozay homie rest up. Your health is bigger than bizness." (RapFix)
Details of his first seizure made major headlines early Friday.
Rick Ross is unconscious and paramedics are desperately trying to resuscitate him. Rick was on a flight going from Ft. Lauderdale to Memphis today, when the rapper lost consciousness. The plane was forced to make an emergency landing. Emergency workers tell us the call came in at 12:55 PM ET ... the caller reported a seizure. Ross is currently on a gurney at the airport, and an eyewitness tells us EMT workers are administering CPR. Members of Rick's entourage are standing by, some of them extremely emotionally upset. (TMZ)
Ross' camp later helped ease fans' concerns by providing an update on his stable condition.
According to his Maybach Music affiliates, Rozay is doing just fine. "I just talked to Ross...he's 100 pct ok...@tmz #dontpanic #dontpanic #mmg !!!! #gfid dec 13th!" tweeted Wale, while Meek Mill added, "yo @rickyrozay is straight!!" (Rap-Up)
Check out some recent Rick Ross footage below: