MC SOLAR has thanked fans for their support following news his hip-hop collaborator Guru is in a coma after suffering a serious heart attack at the weekend (27/28Feb10).
Guru, a member of pioneering hip-hop duo Gang Starr, collapsed on Sunday (28Feb10) and is currently in a coma in a New York hospital.
Now his labelmate MC Solar has spoken out about his condition, amid reports Guru, real name Keith Alam, underwent cardiac surgery on Monday (01Mar10).
In a statement to AllHipHop.com, MC Solar says, "Guru is struggling with a serious health issue. We, the whole 7 Grand Records family, appreciate all your love and well wishes. We continue to hold out hope that Guru will make a full recovery from this. We ask that his privacy on this matter will be respected. Again, thank you for all your support through this trying time."