Robin Gibb Wakes Up from Coma

After more than a week in a coma, Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb has woken up and is showing signs of recovery.

“Robin is fully conscious, lucid and able to speak to his loved ones,” his doctors said Sunday in a statement.

“He is breathing on his own, with an oxygen mask,” the statement continues. “He is on intravenous feeding and antibiotics. He is of course, exhausted, extremely weak and malnourished.”

Robin Gibb: I'm on the 'Road to Recovery'

Former Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb is feeling better since his recent hospitalization for abdominal pain and inflammation of the colon.

“I have been very unwell and am now on the road to recovery,” the singer, 61, says in a blog post on his website.

Gibb, whose iconic disco act is one of the best-selling groups of all time, thanked fans of his music for their “prayers and good wishes,” which he says were like a “great tonic to me.”

Bee Gee Robin Gibb Hospitalized with Abdominal Pain

Bee Gees co-founder Robin Gibb is undergoing tests in a U.K. hospital for abdominal pain and inflammation of the colon. He was rushed there by ambulance on Thursday after complaining of pain.

Gibb’s wife of 25 years, Dwina, is by his side at Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, England, and is “desperately worried” about his health, the singer’s rep tells PEOPLE.