(AllHipHop News) Followers of CupcakKe were understandably worried about the Chicago rapper this week. On Monday, she tweeted, "I'm about to commit suicide." Thankfully, CupcakKe returned to Twitter the next day to inform her fans that she's feeling better.
I’ve been fighting with depression for the longest ..sorry that I did it public last night but I’m ok .I went to the hospital & im finally getting the help that I need to get through , be happy , & deliver great music . thanks for all the prayers but please don’t worry bout me
Mental health has become an important topic in Hip Hop in recent years. Several rap stars - such as Kanye West, Kid Cudi Vic Mensa, and Logic - have publicly addressed depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts. Chance The Rapper's SocialWorks nonprofit organization donated $1 million to Chicago mental health services.