Tom Jones has been forced to postpone his upcoming U.S. tour on the advice of his doctors.
His management released the following statement:
Following medical advice, Sir Tom Jones has announced that he will, unfortunately, be postponing his US tour, which was due to commence in Bethlehem, PA on Wednesday 6th September.
Dates are being re-scheduled for May and June 2018 and all tickets will remain valid for the new dates, details of which, will follow as soon as possible.
Tom sends his sincere apologies to his fans and looks forward to seeing them all again in 2018.
Any customers wishing to get a refund should contact their point of purchase.
Jones has never publicly talked of any ongoing illness. Last year, his wife of 59 years, Linda, died after battling a fast, aggressive cancer.
Specific re-scheduled dates have not been announced.