Chicago rapper alarmed followers over the weekend with a tweet about suicide.

Chicago rapper CupcakKe assured followers that she is doing higher on Tuesday night time (Jan. eight) after a scary, since-deleted Instagram publish on Monday night time (Jan. 7) wherein she wrote, "im about to commit suicide." The MC (born Elizabeth Harris), defined that she's been "combating with melancholy for the longest," then apologized to her followers for alarming them.   

"Sorry that I did it public final night time however i'm okay," she defined. "I went to the hospital & im lastly getting the assistance that I have to get by means of , be blissful , & ship nice music." She thanked her followers for his or her concern and prayers, saying "however please don't fear bout me." 

Tuesday night time's tweet had greater than 181,000 likes and practically eight,000 supportive feedback at press time, together with notes (earlier than and after the preliminary publish) from Charli XCX, Lizzo, Iggy Azalea and Perez Hilton.

CupcakKe, 21 is slated to kick off a European promotional tour in assist of her Eden album in late March after dropping off a deliberate tour with Iggy Azalea that was in the end canceled. This isn't the primary time CupcakKe has mentioned her psychological well being struggles. Just earlier than the discharge of Eden final summer time she tweeted, "I simply need to say I'm at a really low & depressed level in my life, I didn't notice it till I went four days with out eatting." 

If you or somebody you realize wants assist, name the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1–800–273–8255) or go to SuicidePreventionLifeline.org to talk with somebody.


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