06:27 AM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 11/23/2011 07:00AM
Former Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb is feeling better since his recent hospitalization for abdominal pain and inflammation of the colon.
"I have been very unwell and am now on the road to recovery," the singer, 61, says in a blog post on his website.
Gibb, whose iconic disco act is one of the best-selling groups of all time, thanked fans of his music for their "prayers and good wishes," which he says were like a "great tonic to me."
Originally posted 10/14/2011 03:15PM
Bee Gees co-founder Robin Gibb is undergoing tests in a U.K. hospital for abdominal pain and inflammation of the colon. He was rushed there by ambulance on Thursday after complaining of pain.
Gibb's wife of 25 years, Dwina, is by his side at Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, England, and is "desperately worried" about his health, the singer's rep tells PEOPLE.
There is also a Gibb family history of gastrointestinal problems. In 2003, Robin's twin brother Maurice died after suffering intestinal complications.
Originally posted 02/20/2006 09:00AM
Barry and Robin Gibb, two-thirds of the Bee Gees, reunited on stage for a Miami charity concert on Saturday, their first performance since the death of brother Maurice three years ago.
Originally posted 05/28/2004 08:45AM
CAST: Beating out Britney Spears, who was said to have a lock on the role, Newlyweds star Jessica Simpson, 23, tells the Associated Press she's in the lead to star as Daisy Duke in a movie version of The Dukes of Hazzard, which is scheduled for release next year. Catherine Bach played the scantily clad Duke cousin in the 1979-85 TV series. "That's looking very, very good and that will happen after my tour. As of right now, I'm (in) the No. 1 slot for Daisy, so hopefully nothing changes," said Simpson, whose previously announced ABC sitcom is apparently dead in the water.
Originally posted 05/07/2004 01:00AM
JANUARY Bee Gee Maurice Gibb dies unexpectedly in January, leaving a heartbroken family behind.
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