Rick Ross Seizure: What the Music Industry is Saying

Jonathan Mannion

The rapper is recovering following a health scare during a flight to Memphis.

Rick Ross sent shockwaves through the music industry on Friday, Oct. 14, after suffering a seizure and falling unconscious during a flight to Memphis, Tenn.

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Fans and colleagues quickly began offering prayers and condolences to the rapper via Twitter, with a few of those closest to Ross providing updates on his current condition.

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“I just talked to Ross...he's 100 pct ok... wrote Wale, who is part of Ross’ Maybach Music Group.

“I’m wit @rickrozy now he good…” added DJ Sam Sneaker.

The rapper was heading to Memphis to open a Wingstop restaurant, the first in a planned chain of flavored wing eateries. His fifth studio album, God Forgives, I Don’t is expected to be released on Dec. 13.

See which industry insiders were chiming in on the news, and what they had to say about Ross below.

Justin Bieber (@justinbieber)

Rick Ross, my prayers Are with u and ur family. Hope you are okay.

Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH)

My thoughts and prayers are with Rick Ross, his friends and family... bit.ly/rbIRP0

P. Diddy (iamdiddy)

Praying for my brother @rickyrozay ! #PrayforRickRoss

Ben J (NEW BOYZ) (ImBenJBro)

#PrayforRickRoss y'all, Smh thats sad...

Gabrielle Union (itsgabrielleu)

Hopin Rick Ross is Ok...prayers! Sendin love and Light!

Toni Braxton (tonibraxton)

Speedy Recovery to Rick Ross.

Dice (La La's Full Court Life) (dice30)

My prayers going out to RIck Ross


#Prayers go out to Ricky Rozay bit.ly/qFJM6S

Young Cypher (youngcypher)

Prayers go out to Rick Ross! #PrayForRickRoss RT

Hustle Simmons (HustleSimmons)

Praying for rick ross

LeBron James (KingJames)

Hope the homie @rickyrozay is doing well! Get back to 100% ASAP! #MMG