Saturday, May 26, 2012
American Idol winner to undergo Kidney surgery
The winner of the just concluded 11th season of American Idol, Philip Phillips is to undergo urgent kidney surgery.
According to TMZ, ‘Philips, who had a long history of kidney stones, was ordered by his doctors to fix his severe health problems which had worsened since he went on American Idol‘.
The 21-year-old former pawn shop worker, who defeated 16-year-old Jessica Sanchez to emerge the winner of the contest, will spend several days in the hospital, followed by a six-week recovery period.