Kanye West hospitalized, under psychiatric evaluation - Metro US

Kanye West hospitalized, under psychiatric evaluation

Over the weekend, the rapper made headlines for ending his Sacramento, Calif. show after only about 30 minutes following a rant against Jay-Z and Beyoncé, a bold move if there ever was one.On Monday morning it was announced that the remaining dates of hisSaint Pablo Tour had been canceleddue to West’s severe exhaustion.

Now, the troubled rapper has been hospitalized at UCLA Medical Center as of Monday night. Initial reports suggested that Yeezy was being treated for his severe exhaustion, but newinformation from TMZreveals that the 39-year old is also undergoing a psychiatric evaluation after behaving erratically at the home of his trainer Harley Pasternak. TMZ’s unnamed law enforcement sources say West was handcuffed to a gurney in the ambulance “as standard protocol.”

It was becoming pretty obvious that Kanye West was struggling with mental health issues. We’re glad he’s getting help.

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