Just confirmed that yesterday, rapper Erick Sermon, half of the group EPMD, suffered a MASSIVE heart attack. He’s currently in serious but stable condition. DJ Scratch confirmed Erick’s condition last night, when he Tweeted, “Erick Sermon had a heart attack today . . . He’s ok, but still send your prayers. He is not on Twitter.” Fans have continued to tweet their questions at him after the initial announcement, prompting him to reply, “I wish yall tweet me this much when I tweet good news. Smh”
Erick Sermon weighs approximately 350 pounds
October 14, 2011: TMZ just broke the news that rapper Rick Ross had a seizure on an airplane just a few moments ago. link to TMZ story
MediaTakeout.com just spoke to a friend of one of Ross entourage. He told his girlfriend that Ross’ heart stopped and that paramedics are fighting to keep him alive, but that it doesn’t look good.
The paramedics have not yet pronounced him dead, so we’re all holding out hope. Let’s all pray.
UPDATE: 1:55: It looks like prayers have worked, superstar rapper Ross has been revived. He is in the hospital under close supervision. It’s not clear WHAT caused the seizure, but family and friends say it was NOT drug related.