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Avicii Hospitalized, Forced to Pull Out of Ultra Festival Due to Gall Bladder Infection

Truth rating: 10

By Shari Weiss

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An ailing Avicii has been forced to pull out of the ULTRA Music Festival due to a gall bladder infection.

The deejay abruptly canceled a concert Thursday night after getting rushed to the hospital with fever, nausea and severe abdominal pains.

He remains hospitalized in Miami, with a rep confirming his Saturday headlining performance at the EDM event would be canceled, too.

Avicii “has been diagnosed as having a blocked gall bladder and is currently being evaluated for a potential surgery to remove his gall bladder,” says the spokesperson, adding, “He has had to cancel all his commitments for the week.”

Avicii later took to Twitter to update fans on his condition — SEE BELOW.

Gossip Cop wishes the performer a speed recovery.

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