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By PEOPLE.COM/Sarah Michaud
Updated Dec 05, 2017 @ 12:30 pm

John Mayer was admitted to a New Orleans hospital early Tuesday for an emergency appendectomy, his rep confirms to People.

“Early this morning, John Mayer was admitted into the hospital for emergency appendectomy forcing the Dead & Company December 5th concert in New Orleans to be postponed,” a statement reads. TMZ reports the musician is currently undergoing surgery.

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The Grateful Dead offshoot are wrapping up their fall tour, which was expected to end Friday in Florida. Mayer, 40, also has a number of upcoming solo dates on the books, although it is unclear when he may be well enough to get back on the road.

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