Janet Jackson was taken to the hospital yesterday and then released after her reps said she was suffering from the flu.
Janet Jackson has dropped out of her upcoming “Saturday Night Live” performance because she has the flu, the singer’s representative said Tuesday.Celebrity Web site TMZ.com reports that the singer even checked into the ER at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles.“Janet did go to the hospital last night due to the fact she’s been suffering from this flu that’s kicked a lot of people’s behinds,” publicist Patti Webster told The Associated Press in an e-mail. “She was never admitted and she is fine.” source
According to Pagesix.com her illness has caused her to cancel an upcoming performance this weekend on Saturday Night Live.
After Janet Jackson was forced to pull out of performing on Saturday Night Live this weekend due to an illness, SNL has asked Mariah Carey to step up and fill her shoes. source