10/4/2016 10:02 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Kid Cudi has checked himself into rehab for depression and suicidal thoughts.
The rapper says he entered Monday, saying he hasn’t felt at peace for years and made the decision to get help for himself, his family, his best friend/daughter and his fans. Cudi continues, “I would’ve done something to myself. I simply am a damaged human swimming in a pool of emotions everyday of my life.”
Cudi says his upcoming music will still be released as planned and he wanted to finish up all business before starting to focus on his recovery.
You’ll remember … Cudi lashed out at mentor Kanye West and Drake last month for not working with him and using others to write songs. ‘Ye responded to the rapper at a recent show, telling him to “Respect the God!”
KC finished his announcement with, “I really am sorry. Ill be back, stronger, better. Reborn. I feel like shit, I feel so ashamed. Im sorry.”