Randy Travis suffers a stroke, is undergoing surgery

randy-travis-suffers-stroke.jpgRandy Travis, who was hospitalized earlier this week suffering from complications from viral cardiomyopathy (a weakening of the heart muscles due to infection), has had another health complication.

A statement release by Travis' publicists reads:

As a complication of his congestive heart failure, Mr. Randy Travis has suffered a stroke and is currently undergoing surgery to relieve pressure on his brain. He is in critical condition. We will have updates as they become available. His family and friends here with him at the hospital request your prayers and support.

Just hours before, the doctors told ABC News that the 54-year-old country star's condition was showing signs of improvement.

We'll keep you updated as we know more.
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