John Mayer hospitalized for emergency appendectomy

Musician John Mayer performs at the Forum on July, 30, 2017 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

NEW YORK— John Mayer has been hospitalized for an emergency appendectomy.

A representative for the Grammy-winning musician said Mayer was admitted to the hospital Tuesday morning. He had been due to perform at a concert in New Orleans with the Dead & Company, but that date has been postponed.

Tickets for that show can be used for a rescheduled date or refunded.

The 40-year-old had performed with the Dead & Company as recently as Sunday.