Singer John Mayer recovers after emergency appendectomy

John Mayer is in the hospital recovering from an emergency appendectomy surgery, causing his Tuesday night concert to be postponed.
By Zoe Poindexter | Dec 05, 2017
John Mayer is recovering in the hospital after going in for an emergency appendectomy this Tuesday morning.

The emergency procedure forced theYour Body is a Wonderlandsinger to cancel his concert scheduled for Dec. 5 with Dead & Company at the Smoothie King center in New Orleans.

"Early this morning, John Mayer was admittedto the hospital for [an] emergency appendectomy forcing the Dead & Company Dec 5th concert in New Orleans to be postponed," the band said in a statement.


"All tickets for the Dec 5 show will be honoured for the rescheduled date. Information on the rescheduled date will be announced as soon as possible. Should ticket holders choose to seek a refund, they will be available at point of purchase."


Mayer was finishing up the second leg of hisSearch for Everything Worldtour with the band Dead & Company-- fronted by Grateful Dead foundersBill Kreutzmannand Bob Weir, along with Mickey Hart.

Bob Weir tweeted a photowith his bandmate, captioning it, "Wishing a speedy recovery for John. Get well soon my friend."

No word has been made yet if Mayer will be well enough to finish his tour with a show scheduled forfor Thursday, Dec. 7 in Orlando and a Friday, Dec. 8 show in Fort Lauderdale.

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