The Rolling Stones are taking a break! The rock ’n’ roll band announced on Saturday, March 30, they are postponing their North American tour, because of the health issues of the group's lead singer Mick Jagger.
In a statement to Us Weekly, the band's representative said, "Mick Jagger has been advised by doctors that he cannot go on tour at this time as he needs medical treatment."
The rep added,
The doctors have advised Mick that he is expected to make a complete recovery so that he can get back on stage as soon as possible.
Details about the rock star's condition have not been provided. The No Filter tour was scheduled to start on April 20 with 17 concerts in multiple cities such as Miami, Denver, Chicago and Philadelphia.
The rock 'n' roll band took to Twitter and said sorry to those who have tickets to shows and assured their fans that the tickets will be valid for the rescheduled dates which they will announce soon.
The group wrote,
We apologize for any inconvenience this causes those who have tickets to shows but wish to reassure fans to hold onto these existing tickets, as they will be valid for the rescheduled dates, which will be announced shortly.
Here's the tweet, check it out.
— The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) 30 March 2019
Following the announcement, Mick, 75, shared a tweet and directly addressed his fans, writing,
I’m so sorry to all our fans in America & Canada with tickets. I really hate letting you down like this. I’m devastated for having to postpone the tour but I will be working very hard to be back on stage as soon as I can. Once again, huge apologies to everyone.
Take a look.
I’m so sorry to all our fans in America & Canada with tickets. I really hate letting you down like this.
I’m devastated for having to postpone the tour but I will be working very hard to be back on stage as soon as I can. Once again, huge apologies to everyone.
— Mick Jagger (@MickJagger) 30 March 2019
Mick, who is a father of eight children, was spotted on a date with film producer Noor Alfallah, 23, in Paris, France, in November.
An insider exclusively said at the time that they were in a romantic relationship and had been seeing each other for more than a month at that point.
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