Meat Loaf collapsed on stage during a performance in Canada on Thursday. The Internet is filled with news of Meat Loaf. Fans all over the world are worried and asking questions like, “Is Meat Loaf dead?” Since this is not the first time the 68-year-old collapsed on the stage.
The Meat Loaf collapse is all over the Internet with fans and celebrities worried about the Texas-born singer. Video footage from Thursday’s Meat Loaf concert clearly shows him falling on stage. He was singing his famous song, “I’d Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That),” when he dropped his microphone and collapsed.
For all those who are asking, “Who is Meat Loaf?” we have the answer. His real name is Michael Lee Aday, and he is a famous American musician, singer, and songwriter. He is famous worldwide due to his albums such as Bat Out of Hell and Bat Out of Hell II: Back Into Hell. His album Bat Out of Hell sold a million copies. If you want to learn more details about the same, then here are the five facts about Meat Loaf.
5 Facts about Meat Loaf
Is Meat Loaf Dead?
As mentioned earlier, there are enough speculations about the death of Meat Loaf. Fans and celebrities are worried about Meat Loaf, but the American singer is recovering from the incident and is admitted in the hospital. Hospital representatives claim that the singer is in stable condition now.
Not the First Time
This is not the first time that the singer collapsed on the stage. There have been two similar incidents before. One happened in the year 2003, when he collapsed at Wembley Arena in London and was immediately admitted to the hospital. The second one happened in 2011, when he collapsed on stage during a concert in Pittsburgh; however, paramedics rushed to the stage and treated him. Meat Loaf then got up and finished the show. Talk about true sportsmanship!
Suffers from Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
He suffers from asthma and has been diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. It is a condition that causes irregular heartbeats in patients. In 2012, he also underwent a knee-replacement surgery.
Meat Loaf has canceled several tours before due to his health conditions. He had to cancel his European tour in 2007 because he was diagnosed with a cyst on his vocal chords. Additionally, he backed out of a concert held in London hours before he was supposed to perform. Last week, he canceled two shows in Calgary and Moose Jaw, Canada, citing health issues.
Call it good luck or what, but apart from his illness, Meat Loaf has even cheated death couple of times. He survived a car crash in which the car rolled over. Plus, during one of his concerts, he jumped off the stage and broke both his legs.
We wish this talented singer a speedy recovery, and if you wish to see the footage of the Meat Loaf Edmonton collapse video, then look below.