Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
Health fears for Mick Jagger as he suffers from mystery illness
The Rolling Stones have postponed the North American leg of their US tour after it was confirmed Mick Jagger has fallen ill with a mystery illness.
An announcement was made on Saturday explaining the situation.
According to the statement, Jagger needs to rest.
Mick Jagger “has been advised by doctors that he cannot go on tour at this time as he needs medical treatment."
— The Rolling Stones (@RollingStones) 30 March 2019
“The doctors have advised Mick that he is expected to make a complete recovery so that he can get back on stage as soon as possible,” read the Twitter post.
The Rolling Stone’s No Filter tour was scheduled to start in Miami on April 20.
Although it is unknown what the 75-year-old is suffering from, an insider close to the group has told Variety that he is “not bedridden”.
They then went onto say, “This is not a serious thing.”
Jagger has said in a statement that he’s “hugely disappointed” about the news.
“I hate letting our fans down and I’m hugely disappointed to have to postpone the tour but am looking forward to getting back on stage as soon as I can.”
Tour promoters for the concerts have advised fans to hold onto their tickets as they’re still valid for the rescheduled dates.