Country singer Jason Aldean will reschedule a concert after suffering heat stroke on stage, a rep has confirmed.
Aldean took the stage Saturday at the Xfinity Theater in Hartford, Connecticut, where the temperature reached 89 degrees.
At one point during the show, Aldean struggled to sing before running off stage, footage shared by fans showed.
Sunday’s venue confirmed that the show will be moved to an undetermined date and that Aldean is performing well.
“Yesterday’s Jason Aldean show will be rescheduled for a future date,” Xfinity Theater said. Report. “We appreciate your patience as we work to reschedule a new date, and best wishes to Jason.”
“A representative confirmed that he suffered heat stroke during last night’s performance and is now doing well,” the statement added. “Stay tuned to all social media for updates as they become available.”
“Just wanted to let you know, thank you to everyone who is calling and checking in,” Aldean said in a video posted on Twitter Sunday afternoon. “I’m fine. Just one thing. It was hot. I played golf all day yesterday and then came to the show. I think it was a combination of dehydration and heat exhaustion.”
Although he wasn’t sure the episode was as severe as a heat stroke, Aldean said it was still “pretty intense.”