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Poison Singer Bret Michaels Reportedly Hospitalized Following Adverse Reaction to COVID-19 Treatment, Cancels Nashville Show


Bret Michaels, the vocalist of Poison, had to cancel a concert on his stadium tour after reportedly being hospitalized on Thursday due to an adverse reaction to COVID-19 medication, TMZ reported.

“Sources connected to Bret tell TMZ … he may have had a bad reaction to medication that is related to COVID … medication that triggered a reaction as a result of his diabetes.”

TMZ reported:

Bret Michaels is currently being treated in a Nashville hospital … a medical emergency that occurred just before he was set to get on stage with Poison.

The 59-year-old singer confirmed the incident and apologized to his fans after he was unable to perform at Nissan Stadium.

“To the incredible fans in Nashville, thank you for all your well wishes!! I was truly fired up to get on stage in Music City and perform, but due to an unforeseen medical complication and following hospitalization, it was not possible,” a statement on his Instagram read.

“I send my deepest apologies for being unable to rock the stage tonight!!! I’m working on being back 100% very soon and hope you rocked hard with my friends Motley/Leppard/Joan and the Classless Act!!!,” he added.


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