BREAKING NEWS: Barry Manilow rushed to hospital

"Manilow: Music and Passion" 100th Show At The Las Vegas Hilton...LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 17: Singer Barry Manilow performs during his 100th "Manilow: Music and Passion" show at the Las Vegas Hilton December 17, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Manilow's engagement at the Hilton has been extended into 2007. The singer will release the tribute album "The Greatest Songs of the Fifties" on January 31, 2006, and was filmed this week for a PBS DVD and television special scheduled to air in March 2006. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Barry Manilow has been rushed to hospital following surgery complications.

The legendary singer, 72, had just finished performing to a sold-out crowd in Memphis last night when he had to be rushed back to California.

Despite having oral surgery on Monday night, the star resumed his One Last Tour just days later, and had shows scheduled for the remainder of the week.

A statement on his Facebook page said: “Following a triumphant sold out concert in Memphis, Barry Manilow was rushed back to Los Angeles due to complications from emergency oral surgery that Manilow had on Monday.”

February 12th, 2016 by