John Legend Hospitalized for Flu-like Symptoms

Celebrity News Aug. 12, 2012 AT 2:45PM
John Legend attends the Hope for Children galaon June 4, 2012 in New York City.  John Legend attends the Hope for Children galaon June 4, 2012 in New York City. Credit: Mike Coppola/WireImage

No one likes a summer bug!

TMZ reports that John Legend was hospitalized in NYC on Sunday morning and was treated for flu-like symptoms.

Legend's rep tells Us Weekly that the singer is going to be okay and is resting up. "He's totally fine and at home -- just a flu-bug," the rep says.

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On Sunday afternoon, the "Tonight (Best You Ever Had)" crooner tweeted about his health status. "Just got back to the U.S. Thanks to all my South African fans! I was a bit under the weather this weekend but you helped me through it," he posted to his Twitter account.

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One thing is for sure: the Duets judge will be in good hands if his fiancee, Chrissy Teigen, is by his bedside to play nurse. The pair, who've been together for four years, got engaged while vacationing in the Maldives in December 2011.

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John Legend and Chrissy Teigen arrive at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand on May 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen arrive at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand on May 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Credit: Gregg DeGuire/WireImage

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