(CelebrityAccess) — The number of COVID-19 related concert cancellations appear to be accelerating and on Friday, Canadian singer and recording artist Michael Bublé announced the postponement of a string of U.S. shows.
The affected dates include all of Bublé’s August in the U.S., which have now been rescheduled to take place in October. For now at least, Bublé’s September shows in the U.S. in September are still proceeding as planned.
In announcing the postponement, Bublé cited the current surge in new COVID-19 cases in the U.S.
“I do not want to put my fans at risk, nor my band and crew, by putting them in a situation that could possibly affect their health and therefore their friends and family. It is better for me to reschedule these shows to a time when all of us are confident that we can relax and enjoy the show,” he said in a press statement.
The shows have already been rebooked and will now take in the second half of October.
Here are the rescheduled tour dates:
October 15 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
October 16 – Atlantic City, NJ – Boardwalk Hall
October 18 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
October 19 – Albany, NY – Times Union Center
October 21 – Cleveland, OH – Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse
October 22 – Cincinnati, OH – Heritage Bank Center
October 24 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center
October 26 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
October 27 – Greenville, SC – Bon Secours Wellness Arena
October 28 – Jacksonville, FL – VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena