On Friday the 23rd. at 5 am. Dame Shirley Bassey was admitted to hospital in Monaco, after complaining of severe abdominal pain. Doctors diagnosed a blockage in her intestine and she was immediately taken into surgery.
Paul Carey, Dame Shirley’s spokesman, said the singer was recovering well at the Princess Grace of Monaco private hospital.
Below a video from Belgium TV.
Translation of the comment:
Last week Shirley Bassey underwent an emergency operation on her stomach. The singer from Wales is recovering in a hospital in Monte Carlo according to the BBC today. Bassey (71) is due to perform at Nelson Mandela’s 90th. birthday concert next month in Hyde Park in London.