Amy Grant ‘resting comfortably’ at home after biking accident, postpones August shows

Amy Grant ‘resting comfortably’ at home after biking accident, postpones August shows

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Amy Grant is back home and recovering from her bicycle accident on Wednesday, but the artist has decided to postpone her concert dates to August.

Grant, 61, was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Wednesday, where she was treated for abrasions and cuts after falling on her bicycle while riding with a friend. A spokesperson for the Singer “Baby Baby” told Fox News Digital that Grant was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and hit a pothole.

A representative for Grant said she was in stable condition and spent the night in the hospital Wednesday and Thursday as a precaution.

Amy Grant postponed the August shows after a bicycle accident on Wednesday.
(Photo by Andrew Chin)

On doctor’s orders, Grant was advised to reschedule her August concert dates in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City, Tennessee, and Wilmington, North Carolina. A representative has confirmed that the concerts will be rescheduled to April and June 2023.

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“All tickets will be honored for the new performance dates,” the rep told Fox News Digital. “There are no other changes to his touring schedule at this time.”

Grant’s biking accident comes two years after she underwent open-heart surgery to correct a heart condition she was born with but only recently discovered.

Amy Grant was hospitalized for two nights after a biking accident in Nashville on Wednesday.

Amy Grant was hospitalized for two nights after a biking accident in Nashville on Wednesday.
(John Sheerer)

The Christian singer was diagnosed with abnormal partial pulmonary venous return, or PAPVR, which poor blood circulation through the chambers of the heart. She confirmed her operation in June 2020.

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“I think women tend to put their health on the back burner,” Grant said on “Good Morning America” ​​in February of last year.

“It’s more like, ‘Oh, my kids, my grandkids, my job, my wife.’ All of those things and we need each other’s gift. So even if you’re like, ‘Oh, I don’t have anything on the radar’, have someone else check it out.”

Grant underwent open-heart surgery after discovering a birth defect during a routine checkup.

Grant underwent open-heart surgery after discovering a birth defect during a routine checkup.
(Photo by Derek White)

Grant, who has been married to husband Vince Gill, 65, for more than 20 years, is a six-time Grammy winnerfeaturing well-known crossover pop hits like “Baby Baby”, “Every Heartbeat” and “That’s What Love Is For”.

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Grant has sold more than 30 million albums, including her five-time platinum-selling “Heart in Motion” in 1991, which introduced her to a wider pop audience.

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