ultimateclassicrock.com reports Clarence Clemons - saxophone player for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band - suffered a serious stroke Monday night.

He suffered from partial paralysis on his left side and now he is in stable but serious condition at a hospital in Florida. Clarence has already undergone two brain surgeries and his vital signs are improving.

Clarence - age 69 - is an original member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, and has performed with Bruce for the past 40 years.

Our thoughts go out to Clarence and his family.