Phil Collins Postpones Shows

Phil Collins has been rushed to the hospital after a fall in his London hotel room left him with a severe gash near his eye that required stitches.

Phil Collins
AP Photo / Darron Cummings
– Phil Collins
U.S. Open opening ceremony, Arthur Ashe Stadium, Queens Village, N.Y.

His management says in a statement that concerts Thursday and Friday night at London’s

The 66-year-old former Genesis star, who suffers from a gait abnormality after a back operation, tripped over a chair in the middle of the night.

He was given stitches for the cut on his head and will be kept under observation for 24 hours.

Collins is expected to continue his comeback tour in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday before performing at