*Rapper Xzibit tweeted  fans his gratitude for their outpouring of support following his father’s hospitalization.

X, born Alvin Joiner, flew to his father’s hospital bedside in New Mexico on Sunday after tweeting that he had to get his leg amputated due to complications with diabetes. Kind words and messages from fans began pouring in after he broke the news.

In a tweet on Monday, he wrote, “Thanks to all of the loved ones sending support and well wishes for my dad. We fully appreciate it.”

He later added, “At Physical Training with pops, he’s doing really well. This facility is doing wonders. He is in good spirits.”