Rapper Young Ma has checked herself into a drug rehabilitation center for an opioid addiction, MTO News has confirmed.
The Hip Hop community and beyond are sending well wishes to Young M.A after the rapper reportedly revealed she has decided to get professional help.
Throughout Hip Hop history, fans have witnessed their favorite artists spiral down the depths of drug and alcohol abuse, including artists like Juice WRLD, Lil Peep, Lexii Alijai, DMX, Mac Miller, Chris Kelly, Shock G, and Pimp C. There has been a call for artists to seek treatment for any addictions they may have, and On Friday (June 25), Young M.A reportedly shared she's done just that.
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The rapper uploaded a photo to her Instagram with a message that read, "MAB I’ll be back…boutta lose this addiction…omw to rehab."
In the image, she is seen putting down a plastic cup, presumably with lean inside it:
Young Ma is not the first hip hop star to publicly disclose that she had an opioid addiction. Rappers Juelz Santana, Meek Mill, Lil Wayne, Pimp C and tons more all struggled with opioids, whether in pill or liquid form.