© RIA Novosti / Artem to Greenskeepers in fotobanka musician Joe Lynn Turner. archival photo© RIA Novosti / Artem to Greenskeepers the image Bank
The former lead singer of Deep Purple, Joe Lynn Turner hospitalized in the Minsk hospital of an emergency medical service, told RIA Novosti on Saturday, the press service of the Ministry of health of Belarus.
«Yesterday received a patient with a myocardial infarction. Treatment of all possible modern methods. Now his condition is stable,» — said the press service.
Turner 66 years. He was replaced in Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan, however, in 1992 because of creative differences was fired.
Earlier at a press conference in Simferopol, American rock musician admitted that he was going to move to live in Belarus, noting that the change of residence was motivated by his Belarusian wife international lawyer Maya Kozyrev.