Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler appears to be on the fast track to recovery.
Tyler, 74, is “doing extremely well and looking forward to getting back on stage” after successfully completing a 30-day rehabilitation programme, a source told People Sunday.
The singer of hits like “Dream On,” “Walk This Way” and “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” is now said to be clean and sober and doing “amazingly well” after checking out of rehab, family sources have said to TMZ on Friday.
The latest: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, 74, is “doing extremely well and looking forward to getting back on stage” after successfully completing a 30-day rehabilitation programme, a source told People Sunday. He was photographed in LA in April
According to the report, Tyler reportedly left the rehabilitation facility last week after voluntarily staying longer than the usual 30-day period to ensure he would not compromise his sobriety in the future.
Tyler was photographed on two outings in his native Massachusetts last week: He was seen on Thursday visiting the Marshfield Police Department and posing with Police Chief Phillip A. Tavares.
A caption on the police department’s Facebook page read: “The cycle of life… we all want to be professional athletes, professional athletes want to be movie stars, movie stars want to be rock stars and rock stars want to be cops… well….. ‘DREAM ON’…… .Mr. Tyler….. the desk you are at is occupied!’
The rock icon was also pictured on Island Creek Oysters’ Instagram page at their Duxbury retail store with the caption “I love it when our friends visit us at work”.
Patriotic: Tyler was spotted Thursday visiting the Marshfield Police Department and posing with Police Chief Phillip A. Tavares
Going strong: The rock icon was also pictured on Island Creek Oysters’ Instagram page at their retail store in Duxbury
Supportive: TMZ also reported that the singer’s loved ones are “excited” at the progress he’s made in rehab; he can be seen in 2020
The actor entered rehab last May after relapsing while recovering from recent foot surgery.
TMZ also reported that the singer’s loved ones are “excited” about the progress he’s made in rehab. Sources stated that the performer is of a “healthy weight” and that his complexion is good.
The media outlet explained that Tyler was aware of the possible consequences that a lack of sobriety could entail. It was also noted that his friends and family gave him their full support as he continued to recover.
An announcement about the singer’s relapse was previously made by the longtime rock band last May.
Just to let everyone know, an announcement about the singer’s relapse was previously made by the longtime rock band last May
The statement read: “As many of you know, our beloved brother Steven has worked on his sobriety for many years. Having undergone foot surgery in preparation for the phase and requiring pain management during the process, he recently relapsed and voluntarily enrolled in a treatment program to focus on his health and recovery.’
It continued: “We will continue our dates for 2022 from September and will update you as soon as possible with further updates. We are devastated that we have caused inconvenience to so many of you, especially our most loyal fans who often travel great distances to experience our shows.
“Thank you for your understanding and support for Steven during this time. If you purchased your tickets through Ticketmaster, you will receive a refund and will receive an email with details shortly. Otherwise, please contact your point of sale for information on refunds.’
Making changes: Aerosmith was due to launch a series of shows in Las Vegas last month, despite performances being cancelled; Tyler is seen with guitarist Joe Perry in 2020
Ready to go: TMZ’s sources said the singer would be more than ready to get back on stage in the near future; he can be seen in 2014
TMZ’s sources explained that the singer is more than ready to return to the stage in the near future.
Aerosmith was due to start a series of shows in Las Vegas last month, although performances have been cancelled.
The band’s next show is scheduled for September 4 at the Maine Savings Amphitheater in Bangor. Her Las Vegas residency at Dolby Live at Park MGM begins September 14 and runs through December 11.
Tyler has been open about his struggles with addictions in the past and opened up about his experiences in a previous interview with Haute Living.
He recalled, “The early ’80s were awful and drugs brought us down. I was the first to be treated. ’88 there was a moment when the management and the band intervened with me.’
The singer further noted that the unexpected event eventually led him to make numerous positive changes in his life.
“Today, because of this moment … I am grateful and I owe them a debt for my sobriety,” he said.
For the better: The singer went on to note that an unexpected intervention eventually led him to make numerous positive changes in his life; he can be seen in 2020