Just Few hours after the Big brother housemates fom Nigeria had to quit the Big brother house due to health reasons, A finalist in yet another reality TV Show, Phillip Phillips of the American Idol is suffering from kidney problems.
But Phillip Phillips is not only battling fellow American Idol contestant Jessica Sanchez for the top spot, he's apparently fighting a serious illness.
According to TMZ, multiple Idol sources have said that Phillip's family doctor was shocked to see how fast the singer's health was declining when he recently returned to his hometown of Leesburg, Georgia.
Ignoring the doctor's orders: Phillip Phillips is determined to take the risk and sing through the pain of his severe kidney problems for a chance to win American Idol
Evidently, Phillip wasn't eating and looked horrible, but the reality star is said to be determined to take the risk and sing through the pain of his severe kidney problems for a chance to win the eleventh season.
According to reports, the doctor is ordering the performer to go under the knife immediately after the finale or else face dire consequences to his health.
This isn’t the first time Phillips has battled the condition.
Ailing star: Phillip was in so much pain in January he had a stent put in his kidney as a temporary fix until he could have surgery
Phillips was in so much pain he had a stent put in his kidney as a temporary fix until he could have surgery, which evidently requires a six-week recovery period.
In the meantime, his medication causes dry mouth -- which could really hinder his voice during the finale.