Aerosmith’s Stephen Tyler appears to be on his way to recovery.
A source told People Sunday that Tyler, 74, is “doing very well and looking forward to returning to the stage” after successfully completing a 30-day rehab program.
Family sources told TMZ Friday that the singer of hit songs like Dream On, Walk This Way and I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing has come clean, sober and doing ‘amazingly well’ after coming out of rehab.
Latest: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, 74, “is doing very well and looking forward to returning to the stage” after successfully completing a 30-day rehab program, a source told People Sunday. It was cut in April in Los Angeles
According to the report, Tyler is said to have left the rehab facility last week after voluntarily staying longer than the usual 30-day period in an effort to ensure his sobriety was not compromised in the future.
Tyler was photographed last week outings in his hometown of Massachusetts: On Thursday he was seen visiting the Marshfield Police Department, posing with Police Chief Philip A. Tavares.
A comment on the police department’s Facebook page read: “Circle 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… Alright……. “DREAM ON”……..Mr. Tyler… This office you are in is taken!”
The rocker icon is also pictured on Island Creek Oysters’ Instagram page at its Duxbury retail store, with the caption “I love it when our friends visit us at work.”
Patriotic: Tyler was seen Thursday visiting the Marshfield Police Department, posing for a photo with Police Chief Philip A. Tavares
Strong: The rock icon is also pictured on the Instagram page of Island Creek Oysters at its Duxbury retail store
Supportive: TMZ also reported that the singer’s loved ones are “excited” about his rehab progress; Watched in 2020
The artist previously checked into rehab last May after relapsed while recovering from a recent foot surgery.
TMZ also reported that the singer’s loved ones are “excited” about his progress in rehab. Sources stated that the performer is of a “healthy weight” and that his skin was good.
The media outlet reported that Tyler was well aware of the potential consequences that slip of sobriety could carry. It was also noted that his friends and family were fully supportive of him throughout his ongoing recovery.
The singer’s setback was announced by the long-running rock band last May.
LET EVERYONE KNOW: An announcement of the singer’s relapse was previously released by the long-running rock band last May
The statement read: “As many of you know, our beloved brother Stephen has worked on his sobriety for many years. After foot surgery to prepare for the stage and the necessity of pain management during the operation, he recently relapsed and voluntarily entered into a treatment program to focus on his health and recovery.
He continued: “We will continue our dates for 2022 starting in September, and we will let you know of any further updates as soon as possible. We are devastated because we upset many of you, especially our most loyal fans who often travel long distances to try out our shows.
Thank you for your understanding and support, Stephen, during this time. If you purchased your tickets via Ticketmaster, your money will be refunded and you will receive an email shortly with the details, otherwise please contact the point of purchase for information on refunds.
Make changes: Aerosmith was previously scheduled to begin a series of shows in Las Vegas last month, though appearances were canceled; Tyler was seen with guitarist Joe Perry in 2020
Ready to go: TMZ sources have stated that the singer will be more than ready to return to the stage in the near future; Viewed in 2014
TMZ sources have stated that the singer will be more than ready to return to the stage in the near future.
Aerosmith was previously scheduled to begin a series of shows in Las Vegas last month, although the shows were canceled.
The band’s next show is scheduled to take place at the Maine Savings Amphitheater in Bangor on September 4. Their Las Vegas residency at Dolby Live at Park MGM will begin on September 14 and run through December 11.
Tyler has been open about his struggles with addiction in the past and opened up about his experiences during a previous interview with Haute Living.
He recalls: “The early ’80s were awful, and drugs took us. I was the first to get treatment. There was a moment in 1988 where management and the band stepped in against me.”
The singer went on to note that the unexpected event eventually led to many positive changes in his life.
“Today, because of that moment…I am thankful and indebted to them for spotting me,” he said.
For the better: the singer went on to note that an unexpected intervention eventually led to many positive changes in his life; Watched in 2020