Will Lindsay Buckingham’s vocal cords work after this? 

Breaking today: Former Fleetwood Mac member Lindsay Buckingham is recovering after major open heart surgery following twelve months of stress. His wife Kristen reports he’s recovering well and getting stronger each day. But the surgery may have affected his vocal cords.

Ex-Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Lindsey Buckingham Has Open Heart Surgery

Lindsey Buckingham Emergency Open Heart Surgery ... Vocal Cord Damaged Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham is recovering after emergency open heart surgery ... and while it likely saved his life, it also damaged his vocal cords. Lindsey's wife, Kristen, shared the surprising and sad news Friday -- revealing Lindsey went under the knife last week.