Fox Replaces Demi Lovato Episode of Beat Shazam After Hospitalization News

Another new episode of the Fox game show will air on Tuesday after Lovato was hospitalized for an overdose

By Lauren Piester Jul 24, 2018 10:59 PMTags
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Fox has opted to not air the episode of Beat Shazam tonight that features Demi Lovato after the singer was hospitalized today for an overdose. 

"Tonight's previously scheduled episode of Beat Shazam featured a guest appearance by Demi Lovato. In light of recent reports, we have decided to replace the episode of Beat Shazam with another all-new episode," a statement from Fox read. "Our thoughts go out to Demi and her family." 

Lovato's appearance was pre-taped months ago. 

The singer was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday for an apparent overdose, but is now "stable and alert and breathing" according to NBC News. 

Demi Lovato Is "Stable and Alert" After Apparent Overdose

Beat Shazam is a game show hosted by Jamie Foxx in which players are asked to correctly identify song titles, with a bonus round giving them the chance to beat the app Shazam at recognizing songs. 

Other guests have included Michael Bolton and Kareem Abdul Jabbar