Tori Kelly Hospitalized for Blood Clots in Legs & Lungs: Grammy-Winning Singer Receiving Treatment in ICU
Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Tori Kelly has been admitted to the hospital and is currently undergoing treatment for severe blood clots, as reported by TMZ.
The incident occurred on Sunday night when the 30-year-old artist was dining with friends in downtown Los Angeles. Witnesses stated that she suddenly passed out, expressing concerns about her rapidly beating heart. She was immediately taken to Cedars-Sinai hospital, where she was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for prompt medical attention.
According to TMZ’s sources, doctors at the hospital diagnosed blood clots in Kelly’s lungs and legs and are now actively monitoring her condition to ascertain if there are any clots near her heart. Billboard has reached out to Tori Kelly’s representatives to confirm the report and obtain further updates on her health.
Tori Kelly, who is represented by SB Projects and recently signed with Epic Records, had earlier unveiled her debut single with the label titled “Missin U.” The music video for the song, featuring a Y2K-inspired theme, was released in March. The track, sampling Craig David’s 2000 hit “Fill Me In,” marked Kelly’s return to the music scene after her previous releases in 2019 and 2020. Notably, she earned two Grammy awards in 2019 for “Best Gospel Album” for her sophomore album “Hiding Place” and “Best Gospel Performance/Song” for “Never Alone.”
In a recent interview with People, following the release of “Missin U,” Tori Kelly expressed her excitement about returning to touring after the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. She shared her eagerness to connect with fans on stage once again and perform her latest songs with them.
As news of Tori Kelly’s hospitalization spreads, fans and fellow artists alike are sending their thoughts and prayers for her swift recovery. The music industry is closely monitoring the situation, and updates on her health are eagerly awaited.
Please note that this news story focuses on Tori Kelly’s hospitalization due to blood clots and her ongoing treatment while providing background information about her recent music releases and career highlights.