The bad , BAD Phil May , Lead Singer for The Legendary Pretty Things for over 50 years ( Barring the odd short hiatus , and even once , when the group played out with no original members.) was admitted to the hospital (Or , "To Hospital" for my English friends.) with severe difficulty , breathing .... May has had a very long history of smoking , the assumed cause of this illness , but , he is expected to recover. I could not find any more info , sorry .
Have his back. John.