updated 10/27/2011 AT 8:00 AM ET
•originally published 10/27/2011 AT 8:30 AM ET
Accidents happen, but the show must go on.
The Aerosmith frontman and American Idol judge, 63, says he was battling food poisoning and began to feel nauseous in the shower. “I started to get sick, and I just fell on my face,” he said. “I just passed out.”