Bret Michaels HOSPITALIZED just minutes before Poison concert in Nashville as rock band is forced to cancel show | The Sun

POISON singer Bret Michaels has been rushed to the hospital.

The star is currently being treated in Nashville, Tennessee following a medical emergency while on tour with the band.

Members from Poison took to the stage Thursday as part of their tour with Def Leppard, Motley Crue and Joan Jett, only to tell fans that Brett, 59, has been hospitalized.

According to TMZ, he was admitted after he suffered a bad reaction to medication.

Meanwhile, Metal Sludge has reported that Michaels was forced to pull out of the show after he tested positive for Covid-19.

It's currently unclear how long the frontman will be out of action, with the tour scheduled to continue without Poison for the time being.


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Meanwhile, the Nashville show has since been called off altogether due to lightning strikes around the Nissan stadium

Bret has previously been open with his fans about his health issues.

He was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as a child, has suffered a stroke-like TIA, and experienced an injury-based brain hemorrhage.

However he has remained a member of rockers Poison since their 80s hair metal hey-day.

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He also enjoys a successful solo career and has appeared on TV shows such as American Idol, Pawn Stars, and The Masked Singer.

"Grace of God, good medicine, and a lot of great family and friends got me through," Bret previously said in a chat with Smashing Interviews Magazine.

In 2020, he bared all with the release of his long-awaited autobiography: Bret Michaels: Auto-Scrap-ography Volume 1: My Life in Pictures & Stories.

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