Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles.

According to TMZ, West was taken to the hospital on Monday after police officers showed up at his home to do a welfare check around 1:20 p.m. PT. He was transported by ambulance.

Sources close to the singer tell the tabloid that West was being treated for “severe sleep deprivation” when someone — possibly a physician — said he needed to be admitted to a hospital.

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The hospitalization comes just days after West exhibited some bizarre behavior and laid down a verbal smack down against Jay Z and Beyonce on Saturday night. He also recently canceled the remaining 21 concerts in his San Pablo tour.

This story is still developing…

After suddenly canceling the 21 remaining concerts in his tour, Kanye West has been hospitalized Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images
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