Steven Tyler Allegedly Had A Seizure During South American Tour

September 28, 2017
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With an unspecified health issue involving Steven TylerAerosmith announced that they had to cancel the four remaining dates on their South American tour.

But according to a report by the Boston Globe, a source says that after their show in Sao Paolo, Brazil, Tyler had allegedly suffered a siezure. The reasons leading up to the seizure remain unknown.

Tyler said in a statement released by the band, "I am not in a life threatening condition, but I need to deal with this right away, and get some rest and medical care immediately in order to sustain and maintain my future performances... I promise I'll be back... unfortunately, health does not wait and it's something even I can't schedule around our shows... As they say, 'We humans make plans, and God laughs...'"

Tyler's girlfriend Aimee Preston shared the following image to her Instagram with a pair of praying hands emojis, possibly in reference to Tyler's recovery.

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This isn't the first health scare to stem from a member of Aerosmith. In 2016, guitarist Joe Perry had to be hospitalized after becoming dehydrated while performing with the Hollywood Vampires