Aerosmith has cancelled the band’s residency dates in Las Vegas as frontman Steven Tyler seeks rehabilitation treatment.

A statement posted on Aerosmith’s verified Instagram account Tuesday defined that Tyler, 74, just lately relapsed following a surgical procedure.

“Like a lot of, our beloved brother Steven has laboured on his sobriety for a few years,” the assertion learns. “After foot surgical procedure to arrange for the stage and the need of ache administration through the course of, he has just lately relapsed and voluntarily entered a treatment program to focus on his well being and restoration.”

Tyler has been open about his substance abuse previously. He was beforehand handled for prescription drug abuse in 2009.

Tyler told CNN in 2017 that he was impressed to open Janie’s House, a house for abused and uncared for ladies simply exterior Atlanta, after assembly girls throughout a stint in rehab who have been searching for treatment, partly, due to the abuse they’d endured.

“While I used to be in (rehab), I discovered most of the ladies in there have been battered and overwhelmed and abused verbally and sexually in big numbers,” he mentioned at the time. “It was like seven out of 10, eight out of 10.”

According to the assertion from Aerosmith, the June and July dates for his or her “Deuces Are Wild” residency have been cancelled whereas Tyler “focuses on his well-being.”

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