Joe Lynn Turner (solo, ex-Rainbow, ex-Deep Purple) was taken to the hospital in Belarus, due to a "heart issue" (heart attack). The condition of the distinguished singer is stable and he is receiving treatment. This news has been first reported by the Russian state news agency RIA Novosti and Belarus's most influential daily newspaper, the state-owned SB Belarus Segodnya. Well-known singer and Turner's friend Graham Bonnet has confirmed the news: "My friend Joe was hospitalized in Minsk with a heart issue last night and myself, Beth-Ami Heavenstone and the rest of the Graham Bonnet Band wish him a complete and speedy recovery. We love you, Joe".