Nas released after being hospitalized for vertigo

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Rapper Nas has been released from a New York City hospital, after being admitted Friday for severe vertigo.

The Queens native was flying to NYC for a scheduled appearance on Live! With Kelly and Michael when he became ill.  Upon landing, the “Daughters” rapper was taken to a nearby hospital.

Nas is now recovering and sent out this tweet: “Peace y’all. I’m out of the ER & doin alright. I’m on bed rest for a few. Apologies to everyone @ Live w/ Kelly & Michael. I’ll make it up.”

Nas has been nominated for 4 Grammy Awards this year, including best rap album.  The awards ceremony is scheduled for February 10th.

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