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©WENN / Bill Leen
© WENN / Bill Leen
Gin Blossoms star collapses onstage


Gin Blossoms rocker Bill Leen stunned fans at a concert in New York over the weekend when he collapsed mid-song.

The hitmakers were playing at The Paramount in Long Island on Friday night when the bassist fell ill and dropped to the floor in the middle of their performance of "Hey Jealousy."

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The incident was captured on tape and obtained by TMZ, and in the video Leen can be seen receiving assistance from a stagehand.

According to the website, the 50-year-old refused further medical attention and a representative for the group has since put the health scare down to "exhaustion from the road."

The rocker bounced back and was back onstage the following night at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, N.J.

Check out the video here.

Jan 22, 2013 4:05AM

He was drinking heavily before he collapsed. I was not there myself but a close friend of mine was and saw the whole thing........

Jan 22, 2013 3:54AM
This must be the wrong article, it said a star collapsed, i was thinking something other than the bassist of a washed up band from the 90's.
Jan 22, 2013 3:42AM
Jan 22, 2013 1:32AM
It's the drawbacks of using smoking a doobie.
Jan 22, 2013 1:01AM
Talk about the real prove of karma.......
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