Credit: NathanTheWanted on Twitter Photo: It's Nathan Skyes from The Wanted!

How's this for a birthday present? Singer Nathan Sykes is turning 20 on April 18, but he'll have to spend the time in surgery.

As The Wanted posted on Facebook: "Our lil Nath has to go in for an operation on his throat, on his birthday to make him better. So please join us in wishing our brother and our friend well. Get well soon Nath, we love ya!"

Just Jared posted a statement from Nathan's management team: "We can confirm that The Wanted‘s Nathan Sykes will under go specialist throat surgery on Thursday 18th April in Los Angeles and as such will be taking unforeseen hiatus form The Wanted. ... The priority for Nathan, his label and management is that he is given time to recover and receive the best treatment possible. ... The remaining four members of The Wanted will continue fulfilling the bands promotional commitments across the world."

Get well soon, Nathan!

Sources: Facebook, Just Jared