This story has been updated to include the contents of a statement issued by Allman through his manager. It's the piece we were hoping for earlier today, when I originally published this article.
Gregg's statement follows: “Hey everyone. I just wanted y’all to know that I’m currently home in Savannah resting on my doctor’s orders. I want to thank you for all the love that you are sending. Looking forward to seeing everyone again. Keep Rockin’ “
The original post appears below:
Gregg Allman, the voice of Southern Rock for decades, first with the Allman Brothers and through his solo career, has reportedly entered hospice. The result of a long history of illnesses, including the need for a liver transplant in 2010.