Kanye West has been taken to UCLA Medical Center for psychiatric evaluation.
According to TMZ, He was at his trainer, Harley Pasternak’s home at the time and was “acting erratically.”
Police called L.A. Fire, and by the time paramedics arrived Kanye was calmer … but still resistant to going to the hospital. Kanye was handcuffed to a gurney during transport to the hospital … as
Kanye is getting checked out by one of his doctors for severe sleep deprivation.
The hospitalization comes on the heels of Kanye abruptly cancelling the remainder of his Saint Pablo Tour, and launching into a verbal attack on Jay Z and Beyonce. Watch that clip below...
#KanyeWest admitted himself into an LA hospital for his own “health & safety” reasons. ___ According to various reports online, it appears Kanye West has been admitted to a Los Angeles hospital this afternoon following the news this morning that he cancelled the rest of his Saint Pablo tour dates. ____ NBC LA reports that Yeezy is currently under observation at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and that he admitted himself Monday afternoon for his own “health & safety” issues. Sources said West was suffering from the exhaustion earlier on Monday, which led to the deletion of the remaining tour dates. ____ TMZ reports that cops responded to a call for a welfare check on Kanye around 1:20 PM PT. He wasn’t at his home at the time, but TMZ was told paramedics had responded and ended up transporting Kanye to the hospital by ambulance.
According to a source connected to Kanye tells TMZ … “He’s just exhausted. He’s been working around the clock on fashion design, both his own line and the Adidas line.” ___ The source said the rigors of being on the road every night really wore him out, and it sounds like Kim Kardashian’s Paris robbery was also weighing on him. “All the time spent away from his family has been a stress on him as well. They are most important to him.” ___ The only good news here — the source says West is planning to launch a second leg of the tour next year, he’s just not ready to announce dates yet. The source says, “He doesn’t want to give fans anything less than his best.”