Ricky Lawson Suffers Stroke

Ricky Lawson Hospitalized After Stroke

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Drummer and Grammy award winning composer Ricky Lawson suffered a stroke in the middle of a concert this weekend.

He has been hospitalized, but further details on his condition are unavailable.

Lawson has worked with artists including Phil Collins, Michael Jackson, Earth, Wind & Fire, Quincy Jones, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Richie, Eric Clapton, and Steely Dan, to name a few.

Singer Sheryl Crow wished him well, saying: "Sending prayers to Ricky Lawson after suffering a stroke. Wonderful drummer, beautiful person. We're all saying a prayer for you."

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