UPDATE – Wale Confirms Rick Ross’ Consciousness Following Seizure


Vibe / October 14, 2011

According to TMZ, one of hip-hop’s most in demand superstars, Rick Ross is unconscious after suffering a seizure aboard a flight. 

The 35-year-old Maybach Music Group honcho was flying out from Ft. Lauderdale to Memphis this afternoon when he suddenly fell unconscious immediately after take-off. Emergency workers received a call reporting the rapper had experienced a severe seizure causing the plane to make an emergency landing.  

Ross, born William Leonard Roberts II, is said to currently be on a gurney at the airport where he was resuscitated via CPR with a worried entourage surrounding him.

More on this story as it develops. 


Ross’ MMG cohort, Wale tweeted: I just talked to Ross…he’s 100 pct ok… @tmz #dontpanic #dontpanic #mmg!!!! 


Ross himself tweets to Rap Radar founder Elliott Wilson about his recovery: @ElliottWilson never dat homie..we outchea #mmg powercirle!!!!