He was crowned winner of "American Idol" this week, and now, Phillip Phillips has some medical business to attend to.
The 21-year-old singer will undergo kidney surgery on Tuesday afternoon, according to TMZ.
Following the much-needed operation, the Season 11 winner will recuperate at a Malibu mansion owned by a member of the "Idol" production team, the website reported.
The "Idol's" recovery could take up to six weeks, per TMZ.
As previously reported on AccessHollywood.com, the singer recently revealed he's been battling kidney stones for about a year and that a stent was put in around ...
Copyright 2012 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. »
- email@example.com (AccessHollywood.com Editorial Staff)
Similar News Items"American Idol" (2002)
- American Idol Alum Lauren Alaina: ‘I’m Still Learning to Love Myself’ After Overcoming an Eating Disorder (From PEOPLE.com. 19 January 2017, 8:29 AM, PST)
- Maren Morris on Going from Nashville Songwriter to Grammy-Nominated Star: I Thought Music ‘Was Just a Little-Kid Dream’ (From PEOPLE.com. 18 January 2017, 7:30 AM, PST)
- Sundance 2017 Women Directors: Meet Kyoko Miyake — “Tokyo Idols” (From Women and Hollywood. 17 January 2017, 9:32 AM, PST)