News: Rich Homie Quan Busted W/ Lean Before Seizures? New Details Surface

Thursday, May 8, 2014 3:00PM

Written by Biz Jones

Nearly 48 hours after rapper Rich Homie Quan found himself in a hospital receiving treatment for a seizure, new reports claim drugs may have contributed to the medical complication.

According to new reports, Quan may have enjoyed some "sizzurp" prior to his publicized hospitalization.

TMZ broke the story ... Quan was rushed to the hospital yesterday in ATL after he collapsed, hitting his head on the ground and suffering the seizure. His rep called it heat exhaustion. But sources close to the rapper think lean -- aka sizzurp -- may have played a part. We're told Quan was on a lean binge for days, and stopped just 3 days before the seizure. The drug can reportedly stay in your system for up to 4 days -- even longer depending on the dose ... and we're told he was a heavy abuser. (TMZ)

Quan updated concerned fans and explained what went down yesterday (May 7).

"Thank u lord ???????????? prayer is power," Quan tweeted May 7.
"First and foremost I want to Thank God for his blessings. Your boy just been grinding too hard. Thanks for all of the prayers... I'm okay" (Rich Homie Quan's Twitter)

Details of his medical complications surfaced across various media outlets Tuesday night.

Rich Homie Quan just got rushed to a hospital after suffering TWO seizures during a music video shoot ... TMZ has learned. According to Quan's rep ... the rapper was shooting a video with Problem in Atlanta's Piedmont Park, and about an hour ago he suffered back-to-back seizures. We're told when Quan hit the ground ... he smashed his head badly, paramedics were called ... and he was taken to an Atlanta hospital for emergency treatment. (TMZ)

The news came hours after Rich Homie Quan landed a spot on XXL's annual Freshmen Class list.

It's what you all been waiting for, ain't it? It's XXL's Dirty Dozen: Chance the Rapper, Isaiah Rashad, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Vic Mensa, August Alsina, Troy Ave, Kevin Gates, Lil Bibby, Jon Connor, Lil Durk, and as voted by YOU, our 10 spot winner and the People's Champ, Jarren Benton. (XXL Mag)

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