Mexican superstar Juan Gabriel has been released from the hospital after battling pneumonia.

The 64 year old was admitted to an intensive care unit in Las Vegas on Monday (14April14) with fluid in his lungs after performing a concert on Sunday (13Apr14) at the Mandalay Bay resort.

He was discharged on Friday (18April14), and he will be resuming his tour on 1 May (14) in Los Angeles, according to Billboard.com.

He was forced to postpone three shows in California following his hospitalisation.