antiMusic Logo
Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Feeds
spacer

Sum 41's Deryck Whibley Hospitalized For Liver and Kidney Failure (A Top Story)


.
On Monday Sum 41's Deryck Whibley Hospitalized For Liver and Kidney Failure was a top story. Here is the recap: Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley revealed in an online posting that he was hospitalized after he "collapsed to the ground unconscious" and his "liver and kidney's collapsed" due to alcohol abuse.

Whibley posted the following message on his official website on Friday (May 16th) under the heading of 'Rock Bottom': "Hey everyone, it's Deryck here. Sorry I've been so m.i.a. lately, but I've been very sick in the hospital for a month and was pretty sick for a few weeks leading up to my trip to the hospital. The reason I got so sick is from all the hard boozing I've been doing over the years. It finally caught up to me.

"I was drinking hard every day, until one night I was sitting at home, poured myself another drink around midnight and was about to watch a movie when all of a sudden I didn't feel so good. I then collapsed to the ground unconscious. My fiancι got me rushed to the hospital where they put me into the intensive care unit.

"I was stuck with needles and I.V.'s all over. I was completely sedated the FIRST WEEK. When I finally woke up the next day I had no idea where I was. My mum and step dad were standing over me. I was so freaked out. My liver and kidney's collapsed on me. Needless to say it scared me straight.

"I finally realized I can't drink anymore. If I have one drink the docs say I will die. I'm not preaching or anything but just always drink responsibly. I didn't, and look where that got me. (I never thought I would ever say that! haha).

"Anyway, I have my passion and inspiration back for writing music. I already have a few song ideas for new songs. Soon it will be time to start making an album and getting back to touring again. See you all sometime! there will be more posts again so stay up to date, friends."

The post album included a photo of him in a hospital bed. See it - here.

Sum 41 CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Sum 41 T-shirts and Posters

Sum 41 CDs, vinyl and rarities

Share this article


...end


advertisement
advertisement

.
News Reports
.

• Day in Rock:
Guns N' Roses Reunion Shows Booked 'Far Into Next Year'- Pantera Producer Slams TV Station For Dimebag Murder Feature- Austin Carlile Says He Was Dead For Three Hours- more

• Beyond Rock: Man Arrested After Slapping Justin Timberlake- Dr. Dre Searched, Handcuffed And Briefly Detained By Police- Taylor Swift Stage Rushing Fan Committed To Psychiatric Hospital- more

• Ozzy And Sharon Osbourne 'Back On Track Again'- Allman Brothers Band Thinking About Reunion?- Led Zeppelin Stairway To Heaven Trial Verdict Appealed- Slipknot- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock


advertisement

.
Rock News Stories
• Guns N' Roses Reunion Shows Booked 'Far Into Next Year'

• Pantera Producer Slams TV Station For Dimebag Murder Feature

• Of Mice & Men's Austin Carlile Says He Was Dead For Three Hours

• Famed Rock Producer Sandy Pearlman Dead At 72

• How Ozzy Osbourne Got New Ghostbusters Film Gig

• Banks And Steelz (Interpol, RZA) Release 'Giant' Video

• Guided By Voices Reunite With Doug Gillard

• Jack White's Third Man Records Plan To Make Space History

• Alter Bridge Announce U.S. Fall Tour

• Crossfaith Release 'Rx Overdrive' Video

• Opeth Launch First Webisode For 'Sorceress' Album

• Emerson, Lake and Palmer In The Studio For Three Part Special

Other Music News Stories
• Man Arrested After Slapping Justin Timberlake

• Dr. Dre Searched, Handcuffed And Briefly Detained By Police

• Taylor Swift Stage Rushing Fan Committed To Psychiatric Hospital

• Aerosmith's Steven Tyler Tops Country Album Chart With Solo Effort

• Previously Unreleased Lana Del Rey Song 'Super Movie' Goes Online

• The Band Perry Planning Their 'Comeback'

• Britney Spears Jokes About Sexy Make Me (Oooh) Video

• Tyler, The Creator Praises Pharrell On 'In My Mind' Anniversary

• Willie Nelson Leads Outlaw Music Festival Lineup

• Nick Jonas Reacts To MTV VMA Snub

• Lorde Shares Humorous Uber Ride With Fans

• Usher Performs With American Idol Alum at Friend's Wedding

Reviews
• All Recent Reviews and Interviews

• Izzy Thomas - Sell Your Soul

• Arcana 13 - Danza Macabra

• Road Trip Swaziland Part 2- Wildlife and Game Parks

• Root 66: Urban Pioneers- Ivas John- Travis Green- Clint Morgan

• Vernon Neilly - Outta Time

• Denner Shermann - Masters of Evil

• Road Trip: Nepal Open for Business!

• Counting Down Southern Rock: The 100 Best Songs

• Sting and Peter Gabriel: Rock Paper Scissors Concert Review

• Foghat - Under the Influence

• Michael Franti & Spearhead Live 2016: Miracle Makers

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2016 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.