Fleetwood Mac has postponed upcoming tour dates, including a performance at New Orleans Jazz Fest, the music festival confirmed on Twitter. New Orleans Jazz Fest said the band canceled several shows due to the illness of lead singer Stevie Nicks. The band had joined the Jazz Fest lineup as a replacement for the Rolling Stones.The Rolling Stones dropped out as headliners due to Mick Jagger’s heart surgery. Jagger, who is 75 years old, announced he would need to postpone the band’s upcoming U.S. tour. Jagger tweeted a message to fans on Friday after his reported surgery. “Thank you everyone for all your messages of support I’m feeling much better now and on the mend – and also a huge thank you to all the hospital staff for doing a superb job,” he wrote. Fleetwood Mac is wrapping up its 50+ city tour, which kicked off in October 2018, according to a press release. 70-year-old Nicks is reportedly battling the flu, according to the New Orleans Advocate. Jazz Fest announced on Twitter that the band Widespread Panic was added to the May 2 lineup to replace Fleetwood Mac.Fleetwood Mac and the Rolling Stones aren’t the only big musical acts cancelling shows for health reasons. Ozzy Osborne… Read full this story
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