Two days after his lengthy Twitter rant slamming tabloid rumors, Justin Bieber left the hospital early Friday morning after experiencing shortness of breath and collapsing during a Thursday night concert in London.
"He's been released from the hospital early this AM after a check-up and while he's feeling a little under the weather, he's planning on going ahead with tonight's show," his rep said Friday.
"Getting better, thanks for everyone pulling me thru tonight," Bieber tweeted.
getting better. thanks for everyone pulling me thru tonight. best fans in the world. figuring out what happened. thanks for the love— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) March 8, 2013
Ahhhhh! Rough morning. Trying to feel better for this show tonight but let the paps get the best of me...— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) March 8, 2013
Video footage of the concert shows Bieber stumbling and walking off stage, where he reportedly collapsed and received oxygen treatment.
Manager Scooter Braun stepped out to give the audience a pep talk before Bieber reemerged to finish to the show.
"Justin got very light of breath. The whole show he's been complaining, and he's backstage with the EMTs and the doctor," Braun said.
"He got oxygen from emergency personnel. He insisted on finishing the show," Bieber's rep told E! while the star was on his way to the hospital.
Here's how Beliebers on Twitter reacted to their idol's health scare:
justin bieber only fainted cause he saw his reflection #TooHot— Muhh-Rye-Uhh☮ (@Cheerleaderriah) March 8, 2013
@justinbieber Remember, you're the best person I've never met. You're gorgeous and we adore you. Get better & stop doubting. I love you.— JustinBieber Fans (@Biebzy) March 8, 2013
I don't understand how someone can look so perfect when they're on the bed in the hospital... Justin Bieber everybody.— Laila (@BieberCore) March 8, 2013