Steven Tyler is to undergo knee replacement surgery. The lead singer of Aerosmith with be going through this in the Autumn 2013. The Rocker’s huge touring schedule for the past five decades has took a big toll on the sixty five year old’s body.
He is in the works of a much deserved break from the spotlight. He will have to focus on his health after the surgery in in November 2013. He tells Rolling Stone magazine,
“My knee is giving out. I had Acl (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstructions, and in November I’m getting knee replacement surgery. It’ll take me about three or four months to recover…
“I’ve had so many operations on my knees and feet that just to be standing is a miracle. But to turn around and do one of my spins (onstage) where I don’t fall, that’s the s**t! But hey, all these years have taken their toll on me.”
The Satisfaction vocalist had undergone other surgeries in the past few years. He even had a vocal cord procedure in 2006 and a foot operation in 2008.