According to Allhiphop.com, Hip-Hop pioneer Kool Herc was hospitalized and released for an unknown medical condition. DJ Premier announced it on his Sirius Satellite show stating that, “Kool Herc is very sick,” DJ Premier said. “For those that know about Hip-Hop, who we call the father of Hip-Hop, Kool Herc, is not doing well.”
Allhiphop.com founder Chuck Creekmur later tweeted that Herc was released from the hospital but was still in need of financial aid. DJ Premier offered the following address for those that wanted to help Herc with his medical bills.
Kool Herc Production
PO Box 20472
Huntington Station, NY 11746