Lady Gaga has canceled her Friday performance at the Rock In Rio music festival in Brazil. The 31-year-old revealed she is in severe pain and currently being hospitalized.

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The singer, who suffers from chronic pain due to fibromyalgia, announced the news on her social media Thursday.

Many of her fans – nicknamed ‘little monsters’ – received the devastating news while waiting outside the hotel in Rio she was set to stay in; they were snapped in tears. Lady Gaga explained what led to her hospitalization in her Thursday social media posts: ‘I was taken to the hospital, it is not simply hip pain or wear and tear from the road, I am in severe pain.’


The songstress said she’s ‘in good hands w/the very best doctors.’

On Tuesday, the Grammy award winning singer took to Twitter to make the revelations that she has the chronic condition fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia causes musculoskeletal pain throughout a person’s body as well as issues with the joints, sleep, fatigue and memory.

She chronicles her battle with the illness in her upcoming documentary Gaga: Five Foot Two. It will premiere on Netflix on September 22.