The 24-year-old singer, who has been diagnosed with a severe viral infection, fell ill during a practice with the ALL RISE four-piece in preparation for their British tour, due to kick off on Monday (03NOV03).
The chart-toppers may have to cancel some of their 27 dates as a result of his illness.
A spokesman says, "It's a nightmare. He's gutted."30/10/2003 02:23