July 19, 2008 02:59:34 GMT
He is set to undergo surgery at a New Jersey hospital to remove two major blood clots in his left arm and so has to cancel a scheduled-performance at the AVP Beach Volleyball Tournament on July 19.
Darryl McDaniels, better known as "DMC" of the legendary hip hop group Run DMC, has been admitted to an undisclosed New Jersey hospital after suffering from pain and swelling in his arm. His publicist Tracey Miller has confirmed that doctors discovered two major blood clots in his left arm.
Miller, furthermore, added that DMC is expected to undergo surgery to remove the blood clots Friday, July 18. It is not yet known when he will be released from the hospital.
DMC had been scheduled to perform at the AVP Beach Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, July 19. The appearance, unfortunately, was canceled.
DMC has been keeping himself busy with a solo career ever since Run DMC disbanded in 2002. He currently is working on his second solo album, tentatively titled "The Next Level."