News: Jay Z's Roc Nation Protégé Collapses, Rushed To Miami Hospital
Monday, Nov 18, 2013 8:00PM
Roc Nation princess Rita Ora gave fans a serious scare today (November 18) after reportedly collapsing and being rushed to a hospital in Miami, Florida.
Reports surrounding the scary incident claim it all went down during Ora's photo shoot.
British pop singer Rita Ora -- who had the hit song, "R.I.P." -- collapsed on the set of her photo shoot in Miami Beach today ... and was rushed to a hospital by ambulance according to photographers on the scene. Photos show the 22-year old singer/model/actress -- eyes closed -- being unloaded from the ambulance on a stretcher ... attended by emergency personnel. So far, no word on what may have caused her to collapse. Ora -- who famously dated Rob Kardashian last year -- was reportedly preparing for her photo shoot on the beach near the SoHo Beach House hotel when she fainted in her makeup trailer. (TMZ)
Much to her fans delight, Rita managed to leave the hospital after receiving medical attention.
UPDATE: Rita Ora's rep has confirmed her hospitalization to The Huffington Post. "Rita Ora was treated for heat exhaustion and dehydration at our hospital today," Dr. David Farcy MD, Chairman of Emergency Department at Mount Sinai Hospital Miami tells us. "She was discharged and is fine." (Huffington Post)
Over the summer, Rita experienced a short hospital stay prior to a big performance.
Rita suffered a throat and lung infection and was in the hospital on Aug. 16 -- but was committed to performing at the V Festival in the UK on Aug. 17, Instagramming and tweeting her fans straight from the hospital bed. She made it to the festival and performed without a hitch. What a tough cookie! (Hollywood Life)
Her latest tweet is directed to pop icon Madonna.
"@madonna @materialgirl #materialgirlmiami. Let's have this Miami..... let the fun begin....," Ora tweeted November 18. (Rita Ora's Twitter)