Perrie Edwards rushed to hospital hours before Little Mix performance

Perrie Edwards was noticeably absent form a Little Mix's performance in Las Vegas on Saturday after she took ill overnight.

The singer was reportedly rushed to hospital after suffered from a “gastric problem,” leaving fans concerned about her well-being.

According to the Mail Online, a spokesperson for the band said: “Perrie was taken ill overnight and had to go to hospital with gastric problem."

“She saw a doctor and was sadly unable to perform.”

Although Perrie's nonappearance left a evident hole in the group's line up, the remaining members powered through with the gig.

The news came as quite a shock to fans who had admired the singer's plunging green jumpsuit when she appeared on iHeartMedia red carpet the night before.

No word yet on whether on not Perrie has been released from hospital, though we wish the star a speedy recovery.

The quartet are due to embark on a UK and Ireland tour next month, with the girls scheduled to perform in Dublin's 3Arena on November 6.