Janet Jackson Hospitalized

Janet Jackson

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updated 09/30/2008 AT 12:15 AM ET

originally published 09/30/2008 AT 12:20 AM ET

Janet Jackson has been hospitalized, a rep said Monday.

The singer “got suddenly ill during the sound check” before her concert in Montreal and had to be rushed to the hospital, according to a statement released by W&W Public Relations.

Jackson, 42, is being monitored at the hospital, and hopes to reschedule the show.

No further information was given about Jackson’s condition.

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