Hoping to be back on the music scene soon, Alexa Ray Joel gained support at her father’s Oyster Bay, L.I., home on Monday, after canceling two performances after a suicide fright.
The daughter of Billy Joel was reported as taking a handful of homeopathic pain pills Saturday and then called 911 admitting to an overdose and having problems breathing. "Alexa is feeling much better. She is with her family and looking forward to getting back on track," said her spokeswoman, Claire Mercuri.
Making for quite the scary situation, Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley’s daughter Alexa Ray has been hospitalized in New York after suffering a suspected drug overdose.
According to the latest reports, Miss Joel was rushed to St. Vincent's Medical Center on Saturday afternoon (December 5) after paramedics were called to her apartment in Manhattan's West Village at 12:24PM.
Drawing an end to their marriage, Billy Joel and wife Katie Lee have decided to file for divorce.
"After nearly five years of marriage Billy Joel & Katie Lee Joel have decided to separate. This decision is a result of much thoughtful consideration. Billy & Katie remain caring friends with admiration and respect for each other," a joint statement reads.