Ex-Fleetwood Mac member Lindsey Buckingham has suffered vocal cord damage following emergency heart surgery last week.
The classic rock legend's wife has shared the shocking news with his fans via social media this weekend.
It is not know if the damage is permanent or not at this stage.
Buckingham touches on the stress of the past year in the post, the obvious being his shock sacking from his band Fleetwood Mac.
See the post:
Fleetwood Mac shocked fans with replacing the founding member with Neil Finn and Mike Campbell late last year.
Fleetwood Mac are touring Australia later this year.
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We wish Lindsey Buckingham a speedy recovery.