Los Angeles - Lil Wayne nearly died following his latest seizure.
The Lollipop hitmaker has confirmed he is epileptic and says his recent bout of attacks earlier this month nearly finished him off after his heart rate decreased to ''30%'.
Speaking to radio station Power 106, he said: ''[I'm] prone to seizures. This isn't my first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh seizure.
"I've had a bunch of seizures, ya'll just never hear about them.
''But this time it got real bad 'cause I had three of them in a row and on the third one, my heart rate went down to like 30%. Basically, I could've died.''
Earlier this month, Wayne spent six days at California's Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's intensive care unit (ICU), where he was treated after suffering his latest seizure.
He was later released from the medical facility and Wayne's close friend, Young Money president Mack Maine, took to Twitter to share the good news with his followers
He wrote: Thanks to Cedar Sinai for everything!!! @LilTunechi has been officially been released and is headed home....God is great (sic).
And Cash Money CEO Birdman added: God Bless.my son just release frm hospital.thanks 4 all tha luv.YMCMB.Richgang (sic)'.
24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.
Kate Hudson claims she and her mother Goldie Hawn have the ability to see ghosts. Read More »
Iggy Azalea admitted she'd had a tough week while performing at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire in London. Read More »
A candid quickie!
The aKING frontman!
The Top 3 couples!
The Top 12!
He's back on TV!
Mother City rockers!
A few simple tricks can make your life so much easier!
LimpopoSizwe Staff Solutions
Western CapeCareerSelect Recruitment
HousesR 3 100 000
HousesR 4 850 000
HousesR 7 500 000