April 1 2020
UPDATE: 8pm, 27th March: Rammstein have released a short statement confirming Till Lindemann has been hospitalised, however he tested negative for coronavirus.
The statement reads: Yesterday evening Till Lindemann was admitted to a hospital on the band’s doctor’s advice. He spent the night in intensive care but has been moved as he is feeling better. Till has tested negative for the coronavirus.
Rammstein frontman Till Lindemann has been admitted to intensive care in Berlin.
According to German newspaper Bild, the 57-year-old singer was rushed to hospital by emergency medics as he was suffering from an extremely high fever.
Bild claimed that Lindemann tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) and also developed pneumonia in hospital where he was in a critical condition. However, Rammstein have now confirmed that Till tested negative for coronavirus.
Fortunately, Bild reports that Lindemann is ‘feeling better and his life is no longer in danger’.
Everyone at Planet Rock wishes Till Lindemann a speedy recovery.
Rammstein are scheduled to perform at Cardiff Principality Stadium on Sunday 14th June and Coventry Ricoh Arena on Saturday 20th June as part of their European stadium tour.
There is yet to be an announcement on the status of their summer tour in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.