Update: Artists and fans have taken to Twitter to show support and give Kid Cudi words of encouragement.
You are a warrior. You will fight this battle and you will win @KidCudi
— KYLE! (@SuperDuperKyle) October 5, 2016
Proud of Kid Cudi for destigmatizing mental health and dismantling toxic masculinity. Waking up with Man on the Moon, well-wishes on repeat.
— Kim Sousa (@_kimdow) October 5, 2016
I’m happy @KidCudi will be getting the help he deserves and it takes a lot to admit and take control back over your life best wishes.
— daddykhadds (@khadijzah) October 5, 2016
@KidCudi saved so many lives, the time has come for him to save his own. Every soul he’s touched aches a lil today. love & light, Scotty. ❤️
— ᴾᴴᴼᴱᴮᴱ (@YoPhoebs) October 5, 2016
Young @KidCudi did a courageous thing not only by checking himself in for depression and suicide ideation, but also by being open about it.
— April 👉🏾 (@ReignOfApril) October 5, 2016
— Shad Moss(Bow Wow) (@smoss) October 5, 2016
Praying for my dawg cudi. We love u bro. U mean everything to us. Ur life is to important to us in ways u don’t understand. DONT FORGET
— TRAVIS SCOTT (@trvisXX) October 5, 2016
Kid Cudi has taken to Facebook to announce that he has checked into rehab for “depression and suicidal urges.” In the post, Cudi wrote “I simply am a damaged human swimming in a pool of emotions everyday of my life. There’s a rain violent storm inside of my heart at all times.”
Despite taking time out to work on himself, Cudi informed fans that his forthcoming album, Passion, Pain, and Demon Slayin’ is still on the way.
Read his full statement below. Get well soon, Cudi.