Reports: Kanye West remains hospitalized; Kim Kardashian helps feed him


Sources say, Kanye West remains hospitalized in Los Angeles, and his wife, Kim Kardashian, is sticking by his side, according to reports from several gossip outlets.

>> Read more trending stories  

The 39-year-old rapper was admitted to the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on Nov. 21 after he started to behave "erratically" while at his trainer's home, Us Weekly reported.

While some have said that West, 39, was hospitalized for exhaustion, others have said that he had a nervous breakdown and has suffered from paranoia since he was admitted to the hospital. 

In a recording of a Fire Department dispatch call obtained by TMZ, the matter was referred to as a "psychiatric emergency."

Unnamed sources told Us Weekly that Kardashian, 36, has been sleeping beside West at the hospital and helping feed him.

"Kim has been amazing," the source told Us Weekly. "She knew he couldn't keep going the way he was. She has been by his side through all of this, helping to feed him and lying by his side." 

The source said Kardashian spent Thanksgiving in the hospital with West. 

"Kim wouldn't leave his side except to see the kids," the source told the tabloid. "She's been at the hospital all the time. Kim has been keeping a very close watch on him and not letting people disturb him. All kinds of people have called and sent flowers, but she's being very careful about not letting him get wound up and making sure he rests and recovers."

An unidentified source told TMZ that Kardashian has been "an unbelievably devoted spouse."

According to TMZ, West was set to leave the hospital Monday with plans to receive care from a personal doctor, but the release date has been pushed back.

West abruptly canceled all remaining shows of his "Saint Pablo" tour last Monday, hours before his hospitalization. He cut a concert short two days earlier in Sacramento, where he ranted about Beyonce, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The tour was set to include shows through Dec. 31.

Celebrities have been outspoken about supporting West during his hospitalization.


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Living

Miss Lawrence gets regular role on Fox’s ‘Star’ this season
Miss Lawrence gets regular role on Fox’s ‘Star’ this season

STAR: Miss Bruce on the Season Two of STAR, premiering Wednesday, Sept. 27 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2017 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Wilford Harewood/FOX This was posted on Monday, September 25, 2017 by RODNEY HO/rho@ajc.com on his AJC Radio & TV Talk  Going from the reality show world to acting is a...
Theater review: With ‘Abigail/1702,’ Aurora revisits ‘The Crucible’
Theater review: With ‘Abigail/1702,’ Aurora revisits ‘The Crucible’

Readers don’t really need a critic to point out that most sequels are seldom as rewarding as the original versions on which they’re based. And so it goes with Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa’s “Abigail/1702,” which dares to invite comparison to Arthur Miller’s classic “The Crucible.” Even if that old Miller...
B.o.B. starts GoFundMe page to prove the Earth is flat
B.o.B. starts GoFundMe page to prove the Earth is flat

B.o.B. wants to prove the Earth is flat. Photo: Jimmy Fontaine BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene B.o.B. – or “Flat Earth Bob” as he calls himself in a new YouTube video – is determined to prove that the Earth is flat. The Atlanta rapper has started a GoFundMe page called “Show...
Weird David Spade mural with Kurt Cobain quote a head-scratcher
Weird David Spade mural with Kurt Cobain quote a head-scratcher

Australian artist Lushsux painted a mural of comedian/actor David Spade on a wall in Linz, Austria last week, alongside a quote that has completely confused social media users. The image of Spade might be pretty good, but there’s just one problem - the quote is wrongly attributed to former Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, who died from a drug...
Say cheese: Your guide to Atlanta's inaugural Grilled Cheese Festival
Say cheese: Your guide to Atlanta's inaugural Grilled Cheese Festival

Cheese lovers unite. The Atlanta Grilled Cheese Festival is coming to Historic Fourth Ward Park, along the Atlanta Beltline, on Saturday, Oct. 7, for the first time. Some of Atlanta's hottest restaurants will be there to make sure you get the melty, cheesy goodness you deserve. However, there will be a lot more than the celebration of grilled cheese...
More Stories