Musician Rick Ross Hospitalized

Rapper Rick Ross is currently on life support after being hospitalized near his Miami home early Friday morning, reports say. The Southern rap icon, whose real name is William Leonard Roberts II, was rushed to the Miami area hospital around 3:30 a.m. local time and is receiving treatment in the cardio unit, TMZ first reported.

He is currently hooked up to a machine that’s taken over his cardiac functions after he was brought in unresponsive and “slobbing at the mouth.”

Rick Ross has a history of heart related issues. We will keep you updated as the story progresses. Our thoughts and prayers are with him.