Depeche Mode Singer Rushed To Hospital In Athens
"We regret today's performance has to be canceled...David Gahan fell ill in his dressing room," a concert organizer told an audience of about 20,000 waiting for the concert to start.
Depeche Mode is one of the longest-lived bands to have emerged from the early 1980s, with 45 songs in the British singles chart. The band plays post-punk, new wave music and has sold more than 75 million albums worldwide.
Gahan has been lead vocalist since the band's start-up in Basildon, Essex in 1980.
(Reporting by Barney Spender; Writing by George Georgiopoulos)
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