April 21, 2014


Chance the Rapper Hospitalized, Cancels Coachella Set

via rap-up.com
via rap-up.com

UPDATE: The rapper appears to be in good health, tweeting "Feeling better thanks for the prayers. Ima be back for Wednesday's show I promise. Resting at home for now. God bless u guys" earlier today.

Original story: Chance the Rapper was hospitalized Sunday for unspecified reasons. The news came via Twitter about an hour before the the rapper was set to take the stage at Coachella, where he brought out Justin Bieber as a surprise guest just one week ago. 

His management wrote, “On behalf of @chancetherapper and our entire team- We sincerely regret to have to cancel our 2nd weekend at Coachella.”

His team later added, “Chance fell ill on Friday night & was admitted to the hospital today. Doctors & family are with him & he is expected to make a full recovery. Thank you for the prayers and support during this time. Chance, his team and family deeply appreciate it.”

A photo (now removed) surfaced on Instagram showing the rapper in a hospital bed. The caption read, "Pray for my boy Chance." Check it out above.