Grimes Hospitalized For Panic Attack Following Baby Daddy Elon Musk's Controversial 'Saturday Night Live' Appearance

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May 12 2021, Published 11:09 a.m. ET

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Elon Musk's baby mama Grimes revealed she was hospitalized following her billionaire beau's controversial Saturday Night Live hosting gig. 

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The 33-year-old musician took to her social media to drop the news, chalking the whole incident up to panic attacks. 

Elon Musk stirred up controversy as soon as he was announced as SNL host. 

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As reported, some of the cast members weren't happy with the decision to have the businessman play host instead of someone in the arts. 

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Melissa Villaseñor, host Elon Musk, Ego Nwodim, Heidi Gardner, and Kate McKinnon on "Saturday Night Live" on May 8, 2021

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Musk is said to have made serious money during the pandemic, something critics say was due to capitalizing on the worldwide crisis. 

While he collected mixed reviews for his performance on SNL, one person couldn't take the heat -- his baby mama, Grimes. 

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Taking to her social media on Tuesday, the singer posted two smiling shots backstage with Miley Cyrus.

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Miley, who was the musical performance on SNL during Musk's reign, and Grimes immediately became friends and were even spotted partying with Elon until 6 AM after filming the show. 

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Miley Cyrus and Grimes

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Grimes even made an quick cameo as Princess Peach in one of the skits during the night. 

Posing in her Nintendo-themed outfit in the dressing room with Cyrus, the singer revealed the appearance left her hospitalized. 

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"Forgot to post these cuz I somehow caused myself to have a panic attack and went to the hospital yesterday which tbh was quite scary," she captioned the behind-the-scenes shots

Joking that "I suppose it’s a good time to start therapy 😑😑😑," she decided to turn the negative into a positive. 

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"Wowwwww @mileycyrus is good live and so chill!" Grimes added. 

The Canadian-born musician continued by stating she was "so grateful to the SNL team for being so kind and letting me sneak in as princess peach," before bowing down to her baby daddy, despite the controversy. 

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"So proud of my beautiful E (which I know will upset the grimes fans so I apologize in advance) but he killed it," she said of Elon Musk's time as SNL host. 

As reported, the Tesla mogul decided SNL was the time to reveal he suffers from Asperger’s.

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He didn't wait until the end of the show either. Musk made the announcement during his opening monologue. 

 Revealing he was "making history tonight as the first person with Asperger's to host SNL," Musk joked, "or at least the first to admit it."  

Musk then went out to party the night away with Grimes and Miley in tow



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