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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 17: Wale performs onstage at the 2019 Soul Train Awards presented by BET at the Orleans Arena on November 17, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Wale spoke to his followers on Instagram Wednesday, informing them that he’s taking a social media hiatus due to being “extremely sick.” Until further notice, management will be in charge of his social media accounts.

“I am out of commission. I been extremely sick since Saturday,” revealed Wale on his Instagram Story Wednesday. “I’ve missed many calls and texts.. Thank you to everybody who called wit genuine concern. I ain’t sure how long I’ll be down but this shit ain’t slight… Soon as I can come back strong I’ll be back strong. As for now management will run my socials. Much love, see y’allsoon.”

He did not disclose details of his illness but has previously opened up about his struggle with anxiety and depression. After publicly talking about his anxiety and depression, the rapper revealed why he likes to interact with fans via social media instead of face-to-face.“I’m weird with my fans sometimes..on Twitter I don’t have to receive or give energies off.”