John Mayer Reportedly In Hospital For Emergency Appendectomy


Rock singer-songwriter John Mayer on Tuesday went into emergency surgery for removal of his appendix, forcing his band featuring former members of the Grateful Dead to postpone a show.

The NOLA show has been rescheduled, with ticket refunds also available at point of purchase. Information on the rescheduled date will be announced as soon as possible. He had been due to perform at a concert in New Orleans with the Dead & Company, but that date has been postponed.

John Mayer, 40, is now in surgery to remove his appendix at a New Orleans hospital, a rep for the singer tells EXCLUSIVELY.

Not counting the New Orleans show, Dead & Company have two more concerts left on their current tour - this Thursday in Orlando, Florida, and Friday in Sunrise, Florida.

Meanwhile, a representative for John has reportedly told gossip site that the star is still in surgery, though no further updates on his condition have been given at the time of writing. View the band's statement about Mayer's hospitalisation, below.