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Garth Brooks cancels stadium tour due to COVID-19

One of nation music’s greatest names is pulling his stadium tour upon the delta variant’s pesky surge.

Garth Brooks, who offered out an 86,000-seat Nebraska stadium earlier this week, introduced the cancellation of his 5 remaining reveals throughout the United States for the remainder of 2021.

“In July, I sincerely thought the pandemic was falling behind us. Now, watching this new wave, I realize we are still in the fight and I must do my part,” Brooks, 59, mentioned in an announcement posted on the tour’s web site.

For Brooks, COVID-19 is a personal challenge, as his wife and fellow nation act Trisha Yearwood contracted the sickness earlier this year.

This announcement of nation blues will have an effect on reveals deliberate for Boston, Baltimore, Cincinnati, and Charlotte and the Nashville present, which was initially postponed after a July rainout.

Brooks canceled his upcoming reveals “with a heavy heart.”
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But there’s hope for followers, because the nation star mentioned there are plans to redo the dates sooner or later.

“But with a hopeful heart, we will reschedule and start over when this wave seems to be behind us,” Brooks mentioned, noting the “joy (he has) seen in everyone’s faces as live music returns.”

After a rockin’ summer season of nation music, Garth Brooks’ tour is not any extra.
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According to a tour spokesperson, Brooks’ group can be preserving a good eye on “the virus’ impact” by making judgment calls based mostly upon how faculties, sports activities leagues and fellow leisure entities handle the delta variant spike.

“I’m sincerely hoping we are back on tour before the year’s end,” Brooks mentioned, stressing that his group will guarantee “the environment these people are trading their time and money to put themselves into is not only the best experience ever but also the safest one we can provide.”