Producers Statik Selektah has found himself in a hospital bed, navigating through recent health challenges The news broke out on Sunday afternoon, January 14, when Selektah himself shared a candid update with his fans via Instagram.
The image, a selfie of Selektah in the hospital, complete with an oxygen tube, paints a picture far removed from the studio and stage life we associate with him. While the specifics of what led to this emergency room visit remain undisclosed, the gravity of the situation is palpable.
Selektah’s caption, a mix of gratitude and resilience, reads, “Rush into to have an emergency 1 hour surgery … 2 days later. Life gets complicated. I’m good now breathing on my own & will be back on the streets in a sec. Thanks for the love from everyone. Can’t reply to each of you so if you’re seeing this thank you. Happy to be here. [prayer hands emoji, purple heart emoji] (ps thanks to @mama_selektah holding me down since day 1). Love yours. Not gone lie, I seen that light house a few times in the last 24 hours while I was under & a whole buncha other shit I’ll never forget.”
This update comes in the wake of a significant milestone in Selektah’s career. Just earlier in the week, he celebrated the release of “Welcome Back,” the first official music video from his latest collaborative album with Bun B, titled TrillStatik 3. This album, recorded in a single day on December 21 and released the next, features a star-studded lineup including Method Man, Paul Wall, Benny The Butcher, Boldy James, Rome Streetz, and others. The 15-song album continues the legacy of the TrillStatik series, known for its live-streamed recording sessions and rapid release schedule.
The outpouring of support and love from the hip hop community underscores the respect and admiration Selektah has garnered over the years.
As we await more updates on his condition and recovery, the hip hop world holds its breath, hoping for a swift and complete recovery for Statik Selektah.
As we reflect on Selektah’s impact on the hip hop scene, from his dynamic productions to his collaborative genius, it’s clear that his influence extends far beyond the beats. His journey through this health scare is yet another chapter in his story, one that adds depth to his legacy and reminds us of the human element behind the music.
For now, the hip hop community sends its prayers and positive vibes to Statik Selektah, hoping for his quick return to the studio and the stage.
Get well soon, Selektah – the streets await your comeback.
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