The singer-songwriter was scheduled to perform concerts in Dallas, Texas on Tuesday (January 25) and Wednesday (January 26) as part of his ongoing farewell tour. that.
John released a statement on Instagram apologizing to fans for the postponement, saying it was a “huge disappointment” to have to reschedule.
In the social media post, John confirmed that he is fully vaccinated and healthy, and is currently experiencing only mild symptoms of the virus.
“Hi everyone, I wanted to send a message to let you know that I have contracted Covid and so I have had to reschedule my performances in Dallas,” the musician wrote.
“If you have tickets, you will soon be contacted with new dates,” he continued. “It’s always a huge disappointment to move shows and I’m sorry to anyone who’s been inconvenienced by this but I want to keep myself and my team safe.”
He said he is now looking forward to being able to return to the stage in time for his scheduled performances in Arkansas this weekend.
John ended the message by thanking his fans “for all of your love and support”.
“I can’t wait to see you all soon!” added the “Crocodile Rock” singer.
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