Sunday, December 28, 2014

Merle Haggard hospitalized

Country star Merle Haggard has been hospitalized for the second time in a week.

Merle Haggard hospitalized

Blog Image
Merle Haggard's latest album, ', Working In Tennessee', was released in October.

Country star Merle Haggard is being treated for pneumonia in a Macon, Ga., hospital and has been forced to cancel the rest of his January concerts, his rep has announced.

Tresa Redburn says she had a phone chat with the 74-year-old singer Wednesday night in his hospital room. She says Haggard was admitted to hospital Tuesday after canceling a Macon show.

Haggard, who released his latest album, Working In Tennessee, in October, was briefly hospitalized this weekend in Texas after canceling a Fort Worth show  Saturday night. His rep did not disclose his illness at the time.

About this blog
If you've got an insatiable appetite for the latest and greatest celebrity fodder, we've got your fix! Our Celebrities & Gossip blog highlights breaking local and national celebrity news.

Tirdad Derakhshani Inquirer Sideshow Columnist
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected