Morrissey In Hospital, Cancels Some U.S. Tour Dates

A bleeding ulcer will keep Morrissey off the stage for a few weeks.
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According to a statement from the singer’s publicist, Morrissey hopes to reschedule six canceled U.S. dates including Asheville, NC; Nashville, TN; Atlanta, GA, Lawrence, KS; Clear Lake, IA; and Lincoln, NB.

What was believed to be bladder infection landed him in a Royal Oak, Michigan hospital over the weekend.

 

The Smith’s former frontman has a long history of canceling shows for a variety of reasons. But this time the singer’s bleeding ulcer is responsible for keeping him off the stage. According to a statement from his publicist, “Morrissey apologizes greatly for any and all inconvenience and looks forward to continuing his U.S. tour.” Ironically, the current schedule is a continuation last year’s tour which was canceled when Morrissey flew home to England to be with his mother who had been hospitalized.

 

According to his PR team, the 53 year old British crooner is expected to resume the tour with his February 9th show at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. 


– Jay Tilles, Radio.com
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