Loretta Lynn Hospitalized After Suffering Stroke at Home
Country legend Loretta Lynn has suffered a stroke. The singer, who recently celebrated her 85th birthday, is currently under medical care and is expected to make a full recovery according to a post on her website on Friday evening (May 5).
“American country music legend Loretta Lynn was admitted into a hospital in Nashville last night after she suffered a stroke at her home in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee,” her website states. “She is currently under medical care and is responsive and expected to make a full recovery.”
The website adds that the singer has been advised by her doctors to stay off the road while recuperating. All upcoming shows will be rescheduled for a later date. For more information on her touring schedule, visit her website, LorettaLynn.com.
The singer celebrated her 85th birthday on April 14 with two sold-out shows at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.