Rock'n'roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis – known for his outrageous energy and piano art on songs like "Great Balls of Fire" – suffered a minor stroke on Thursday. He is expected to fully recover.
According to his publicist, the 83-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer is recovering after a stroke in Memphis on Thursday night. According to his journalist Zach Farnum, none of his planned shows were affected.
Lewis, known as The Killer, is due to perform in April for the 50th anniversary of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, and his publicist said he plans to record a gospel album soon.
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