Bono From U2 Has Emergency Spinal Surgery In Munich – Concerts Postponed
Posted May 25 2010 12:27am
He had spinal surgery after suffering and injury while preparing for the tour. He is expected to spend several days in Munich and then return to Ireland to recover. Bono is under the care of Dr Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt, a world-renowned sports injury specialist at doctor at Bayern Munich. There are not details on how he was injured. I wish a speedy recovery and hope to hear him back performing soon. BD
The U2 singer suffered an injury while preparing for a world tour, and attended a specialist neurosurgery clinic in Munich for immediate work on his spine.
A planned tour date in Salt Lake City on June 2 has been postponed.
A statement on the band’s website read: "Once his condition has been assessed further, a statement will be made regarding the impact on forthcoming tour dates."