- Cop who called for boycott of Beyoncé’s Super Bowl performance now says he’s Black 3 Years Ago
- Uber, Lyft dragged for surging prices during mass shooting 3 Years Ago
- The legacies of colonialism loom in Netflix’s new horror show ‘Ares’ Today 10:41 AM
- College student arrested in China after tweeting about Xi Jinping Today 10:37 AM
- YouTuber ImJayStation accused of faking the death of his girlfriend for views Today 10:23 AM
- Twitter sends cease-and-desist letter to facial recognition firm scraping its images Today 10:01 AM
- A CNN analyst’s impeachment joke sparks fake news fury Today 9:08 AM
- Patrick Stewart invited Whoopi Goldberg to join ‘Star Trek: Picard’ season 2 Today 8:26 AM
- Dolly Parton inspires ‘LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Tinder’ meme Today 8:12 AM
- ‘Star Trek: Picard’ episode 1 recap: A glimpse into a troubled future Today 8:00 AM
- ‘Captain Marvel 2’ movie in the works with new screenwriter Today 7:11 AM
- Fortune Feimster embraces the past and present in celebratory ‘Sweet & Salty’ Today 7:00 AM
- Review: ‘Star Trek: Picard’ is a triumphant return for Patrick Stewart Today 5:00 AM
- ‘American Dirt’ controversy inspires meme about Latinx stereotypes in literature Wednesday 9:02 PM
- What is the TikTok ‘flex challenge’? Wednesday 8:03 PM
However, TMZ reports that the artist had to be physically restrained before being transported to UCLA Medical Center.
Following a series of bizarre onstage rants during his Saint Pablo tour—the remaining 21 dates of which were canceled Monday—the rapper was reportedly battling exhaustion and being checked for sleep deprivation.
Writes TMZ: “According to law enforcement sources cops responded to a call for a welfare check on Kanye around 1:20 PM PT. We’re told paramedics also responded and ended up transporting Kanye to the hospital.”
The story is developing.
Ramon Ramirez is the news director, and formerly the Dot's entertainment editor and evening editor. His work has appeared in the Washington Post, Grantland, Washington City Paper, Austin American-Statesman, and Austin Monitor.