LOS ANGELES (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Kelly Clarkson had her appendix removed soon after hosting the Billboard Music Awards.
The 37-year-old Fort Worth native tweeted she “may or may not have broken down in tears after the show from pain.” She lives in Los Angeles now and flew home after Wednesday night’s show in Las Vegas and had surgery on Thursday.READ MORE: Church Offering $5K Reward For Safe Return Of Missing Fort Worth Girl Dashayla Wolfe
Despite the pain, Clarkson performed her new song, “Broken & Beautiful,” and opened the awards show with a medley of some of the year’s biggest hits. It was the second year in a row that she hosted the awards.READ MORE: Dallas City Council Hires Outside Law Firm To Conduct Independent Investigation Into Major Data Loss
Clarkson tweeted she’s “feeling awesome.”
She closed her tweet with a hashtag of the showbiz mantra: “TheShowMustGoOn.”MORE NEWS: Doctor Accused Of Hoarding Dead Kittens In Her Freezer
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