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Limp Bizkit drummer diagnosed with pneumonia

By | Published on Wednesday 29 September 2010

Limp Bizkit drummer John Otto has been diagnosed with pneumonia after falling ill during the band’s European tour. Fred Durst and co cancelled a gig in Norway on Monday, due to Otto’s then mystery illness. He was then admitted to hospital in Oslo.

Confirming the drummer’s condition, Durst told fans via Twitter: “I am sorry to inform you that John Otto is diagnosed with pneumonia and has been admitted into a hospital here in Oslo… Please send him positive vibes! We wish you a speedy recovery brother… We’re hoping he is better in the next couple of days”.

The band are next due to perform in St Petersburg in Russia on 1 Oct.