Fans have started a #Pray4Avril hashtag after Avril Lavigne revealed on Sunday that she is suffering from an undisclosed health issue. During a direct-message exchange on Twitter, Lavigne told a fan with the Twitter handle @AvrilMusicChart that she "is not feeling well" and is "having some health issues." A rep for Lavigne confirmed to Billboard the authenticity of the conversation and denied rumors that the singer is pregnant, but did not disclose further details about the illness.
Read the exchange, as posted by @AvrilMusicChart here:
— Avril Lavigne Charts (@AvrilMusicChart) December 9, 2014
The 30-year-old singer responded publicly to the same Twitter account on Sunday, tweeting a simple "thank you" after the fan wished for her recovery:
— Avril Lavigne (@AvrilLavigne) December 7, 2014
Get well soon, Avril.