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Rapper Freeway in NEED of a Kidney Transplant

Rapper Freeway in NEED of a Kidney Transplant

If you recall, Former Roc-A-Fella Records and current Roc Nation signee, Freeway, was diagnosed with kidney failure almost three years ago.

At the top of May, Freeway updated his fans about his health and things aren’t the best since he now needs a kidney transplant. Read on…

CelebNHealth247.com got word this week about Freeway’s condition, so he is the latest on the rap veteran’s situation.

Through the struggle of needing a kidney the Philly rapper Freeway refuses to give up. He feels “anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do.”

The Roc Nation rapper adds, “to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.”

Despite, the severity of his situation, Freeway, born Leslie Edward Pridgen had this to say about needing a kidney from the Baltimore’s John Hopkins Hospital via social media:

Feeling Hopeful! At #jhonhopkins talking New Kidney ?????? shoot a prayer up for ya boy!!!!

The 39-year-old rapper adds:

They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.

Freeway is working with one of the best transpland surgeons in the US, anow that he is hopeful things are turning around he took the time to introduce his doctor.

Meet Dr. @dorrytheexplorer he’s one of the Best transplant surgeons in the world! He’s also featured on my documentary #ThinkFree & he’s working with me to get me transplanted! He’s a All around great guy!! Shoot him a follow!!!

Freeway has had pleny of time for reflection over the years and he decided to offer some advice to his followers.

The “Rock the Mic” rapper said:

Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe. #trusttheprocess

We are glad that Freeway is getting the help he needs and that he is working with the best.

Get well soon sir!

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